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Management Today

Management Today

Second Edition

November 2023 | 632 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Businesses today are experiencing exceptional challenges and change. Artificial intelligence. Globalization. Social justice. Equitability. Research can help inform an organization's strategic decision-making on these topics and more. 

Practical, concise, and founded upon cutting edge research, Management Today, 2nd Edition equips students with the necessary skills to become impactful members of today's business world. Authors Terri A. Scandura and Frankie J. Weinberg share their experience as active researchers and award-winning teachers throughout the reading to engage and inspire the next generation of managers. Students can apply what they learned through self-assessments, reflection exercises, and experiential activities. Real-world case studies explore practical business events students may encounter through their own careers. Integrating core management concepts with evidence-based research and strategies, this text provides students of all backgrounds with the foundations they need to start and enhance their careers. 
Part I: Becoming A Manager
Chapter 1: The Evolution of Management Thought
Chapter 2: Ethics and Social Responsibility
Part II: Planning
Chapter 3: Decision Making and Analytics
Chapter 4: Organizational Culture and Planning
Chapter 5: Strategic Management and Planning
Part III: Organizing
Chapter 6: Organizational Design
Chapter 7: Communication Systems
Chapter 8: Human Resource Systems
Part IV: Leading
Chapter 9: Individual Differences
Chapter 10: Diversity
Chapter 11: Motivation
Chapter 12: Teams
Chapter 13: Leadership
Part V: Controlling
Chapter 14: Budget Control
Chapter 15: Management Control Systems and Technology


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