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Management: A Focus on Leaders, CourseSmart eTextbook, 2nd Edition

By Annie McKee

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 6, 2013

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For Principles of Management courses.

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Table of Contents

1. Managing and Leading Today: The New Rules.

2. The Leadership Imperative: It’s Up to You.

3. Motivation and Meaning: What Makes People Want to Work?

4. Communication: The Key to Resonant Relationships.

5. Planning and Strategy: Bringing the Vision to Life.

6. The Human Side of Planning: Decision Making and Critical Thinking.

7. Change: A Focus on Adaptability and Resiliency.

8. Workplace Essentials: Creativity, Innovation, and a Spirit of Entrepreneurship.

9. Organizing for a Complex World: Forces Affecting Organizational Structure and Design.

10. Teams and Team Building: How to Work Effectively with Others.

11. Working in a Virtual World: Technology as a Way of Life.

12. Organizational Controls: People, Processes, Quality, and Results.

13. Culture: It’s Powerful.

14. Globalization: Managing Effectively in a Global Economic Environment.

15. Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility: Ensuring the Future.

16. Managing and Leading for Tomorrow: A Focus on Your Future.

 

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Management: A Focus on Leaders, CourseSmart eTextbook, 2nd Edition
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$92.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-307758-2