Management : Leading People and Organizations in the 21st Century, Canadian Edition

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Appropriate for introductory college and university courses in Management.This is the first Canadian edition of Gary Dessler's Management, the second edition of which will be published in July 2000. This comprehensive review of essential management concepts and issues is complemented by the authors' practical and student-friendly style. The authors talk to the students one on one--experienced person to less experienced person.
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  • Hardback | 688 pages
  • 213.36 x 276.86 x 30.48mm | 1,428.81g
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 0130163481
  • 9780130163486

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO MANAGING. 1. Managing in the 21st Century. Appendix: Foundations of Modern Management. 2. The Environment of Management: Canadian and Global. 3. Managing Ethics, Diversity, Culture, and Social Responsibility. II. PLANNING. 4. Making Decisions. Appendix: Quantitative Decision-Making Aids. 5. Planning and Setting Objectives. 6. Strategic Management. III. ORGANIZING. 7. Fundamentals of Organizing. 8. Designing Organizations to Manage Change. 9. Staffing and Human Resources Management. IV. LEADING. 10. Being a Leader 11. Influencing Individual Behaviour and Motivation Appendix: What Managers Should Know About Individual Behaviour 12. Influencing Interpersonal and Organizational Communication 13. Leading Groups and Teams 14. Leading Organizational Change V. CONTROLLING. 15. Controlling and Building Commitment Appendix: Managing Change with Information Technology
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