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Financial crises, catastrophic disasters, and business scandals are constantly making today’s headlines. Annie McKee, author of the new textbook Management: A Focus on Leaders, believes that amidst these issues we are experiencing a unique opportunity to add new fervor to the way we prepare students for the future. Directly addressing the challenges and opportunities in our changing world, Management: A Focus on Leaders shows future managers how to lead in a complex, yet exciting, global environment.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Managing and Leading Today: The New Rules
Chapter 2: The Leadership Imperative: It’s Up to You
Chapter 3: Motivation and Meaning: What Makes People Want to Work?
Chapter 4: Communication: The Key to Resonant Relationships
Chapter 5: Planning and Strategy: Bringing the Vision to Life
Chapter 6: The Human Side of Planning: Decision Making and Critical Thinking
Chapter 7: Change: A Focus on Adaptability and Resiliency
Chapter 8: Workplace Essentials: Creativity, Innovation, and a Spirit of Entrepreneurship
Chapter 9: Organizing for a Complex World: Structure and Design
Chapter 10: Teams and Team Building: How to Work Effectively with Others
Chapter 11: Working in a Virtual Word: Technology as a Way of Life
Chapter 12: Organizational Controls: People, Processes, Quality, and Results
Chapter 13: Culture: It’s Powerful
Chapter 14: Globalization: Managing Effectively in a Global Economic Environment
Chapter 15: Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility: Ensuring the Future
Chapter 16: Managing and Leading for Tomorrow: A Focus on Your Future
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$81.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-266692-3