Management Fundamentals / Edition 1

Management Fundamentals / Edition 1

by Robert N. Lussier
     
 

ISBN-10: 032401337X

ISBN-13: 9780324013375

Pub. Date: 07/28/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Through his three-pronged approach of concepts, applications, and skills, Lussier presents management theory and also how to be a manager. All key management topics and concepts are covered and identified throughout the chapter by the learning objectives. A variety of applications apply the concepts to ther real world to reinforce learning and ask students to think

Overview

Through his three-pronged approach of concepts, applications, and skills, Lussier presents management theory and also how to be a manager. All key management topics and concepts are covered and identified throughout the chapter by the learning objectives. A variety of applications apply the concepts to ther real world to reinforce learning and ask students to think critically. Skill building exercises frame the concepts and application so the reader can use what they learn in their own experiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324013375
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Swc-Management Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
606
Product dimensions:
8.07(w) x 10.03(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Preface xiii
PART ONE INTRODUCTION
Managing
2(40)
Appendix A. A Brief History of Management
35(7)
The Environment: Globalization, Ethics, and Social Responsibility
42(36)
PART TWO PLANNING SKILLS
Creative Problem Solving and Decision Making
78(34)
The Strategic and Operational Planning Process
112(38)
Planning Tools
150(32)
PART THREE ORGANIZING SKILLS
Organizing and Delegating Work
182(36)
Managing Change: Culture, Innovation, and Diversity
218(34)
Human Resources Management: Staffing
252(36)
PART FOUR LEADING SKILLS
Organizational Behavior: Power, Politics, Conflict, and Stress
288(52)
Group and Team Development
340(36)
Communicating
376(42)
Motivating
418(32)
Leading
450(32)
PART FIVE CONTROLLING SKILLS
Control Systems: Financial and Human
482(44)
Operations, Quality, Technology, and Information Control Systems
526(45)
Appendix B. How to Research Case Material Using the Internet 571(2)
Endnotes 573(20)
Internet Index 593(2)
Company Index 595(4)
Name Index 599(2)
Subject Index 601

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