Organizational Behavior and Management with Powerweb / Edition 6

Organizational Behavior and Management with Powerweb / Edition 6

by John M. Ivancevich, Michael T. Matteson, Michael Matteson, Michael T. Matteson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072826339

ISBN-13: 9780072826333

Pub. Date: 05/02/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin

Students in the 21st Century will face an unprecedented rate of change in employee diversity, global competition, and legal requirements. Organizational Behavior and Management (OBM), 6th edition, by Ivancevich and Matteson is intended for that precise student. OBM 6/e provides those students with a wealth of text, readings, exercises and cases allowing them to…  See more details below

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Students in the 21st Century will face an unprecedented rate of change in employee diversity, global competition, and legal requirements. Organizational Behavior and Management (OBM), 6th edition, by Ivancevich and Matteson is intended for that precise student. OBM 6/e provides those students with a wealth of text, readings, exercises and cases allowing them to experience and understand organizational behavior and it's importance to them as future managers.Twenty-first century managers must not only be able to perform the necessary functions of management, but they must also lead in a manner that enriches the capacity of employees who may or are likely to be moving around from work assignments, starting their own firms, and multiple organizations. Leading change, thinking ahead, executing flawlessly a plan or program, using technology, displaying passion regularly are what leaders must do smoothly and easily. The 6th Edition of OBM prepares students for this enhanced role, by focusing on managing and leading a firm's most valuable assets, its people.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072826333
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Irwin
Publication date:
05/02/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IThe Field of Organizational Behavior1
Ch. 1Introduction to Organizational Behavior3
Ch. 2Organizational Culture65
Pt. IIUnderstanding and Managing Individual Behavior105
Ch. 3Individual Differences and Work Behavior107
Ch. 4Motivation145
Ch. 5Evaluation, Feedback, and Reward of Individual Behavior185
Ch. 6Job Design229
Ch. 7Organizational Stress: An Individual View265
Pt. IIIGroup Behavior and Interpersonal Influence309
Ch. 8Group Behavior and Work Teams311
Ch. 9Intergroup Conflict and Negotiations349
Ch. 10Organizational Power and Politics387
Pt. IVOrganizational Processes421
Ch. 11Leadership: An Overview423
Ch. 12Leadership: Developing Applications456
Ch. 13Communication491
Ch. 14Decision Making529
Pt. VOrganizational Design, Change, and Innovation567
Ch. 15Organizational Structure and Design569
Ch. 16Managing Organizational Change and Innovation625
Glossary671
Name Index683
Company Index686
Subject Index689

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