Supervision : Diversity and Teams in the Workplace

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For courses in Supervision, Fundamentals of Management, and Applied Management.A contemporary survival guide for future managers, this #1 "how-to" text on supervision explores the basic principles of management-planning, organizing, staffing, leading, and controlling people and operations-with a strong emphasis on their application to real on-the-job situations. Avoiding confusing jargon, it talks to students as one supervisor to another-discussing the specific tools of supervision in detail (explaining which tool is right for each task), and focusing on the development of strong interpersonal skills and on supervising a diverse workforce and teams. It comes completely updated with new examples and fresh insight into a variety of dynamic issues affecting management more

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  • Paperback | 588 pages
  • 206.2 x 264.7 x 28.7mm | 1,283.68g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 10th edition
  • 0130972908
  • 9780130972903

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1. The Supervisor's Special Role. 2. You and Your Future. 3. Management Concepts. 4. Management Functions. 5. Communication. 6. Managing Change and Stress. 7. Human Motivation. 8. Building Relationships with Individuals. 9. Supervising Groups. 10. Leadership and Management Styles. 11. Selection and Orientation. 12. Training. 13. The Appraisal Process. 14. Discipline. 15. Complaints, Grievances, and the Union. 16. Security, Safety, and Health. Glossary. more

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