Effective Management, 7th Edition
- Chuck Williams
- ISBN-10: 128586624X
- ISBN-13: 9781285866246
- 576 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2014, 2012, 2010
- COPYRIGHT: 2016 Published
Discover how award-winning educator and author Chuck Williams does management like no one else with the latest edition of EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT. This captivating text and comprehensive package helps you reach all of the students in your management course with the learning style or combination of learning approaches that are ideal for their individual needs. Brief, clearly identified sections and a chapter outline system reflect how today's multi-task-oriented students learns best. Fresh visuals, the latest examples, and meaningful applications reflect management practices today. Proven learning features move students beyond simple memorization to explore individual and group decision making, consider practical ethics, and even inventory personal management abilities using self-assessments.
Part I: INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT.
2. Organizational Environments and Cultures.
3. Ethics and Social Responsibility.
Part II: PLANNING.
4. Planning and Decision Making.
5. Organizational Strategy.
6. Innovation and Change.
7. Global Management.
Part III: ORGANIZING.
8. Designing Adaptive Organizations.
9. Managing Teams.
10. Managing Human Resource Systems.
Part IV: LEADING.
13. Managing Communication.
Part V: CONTROLLING.
15. Managing Information.
16. Managing Service and Manufacturing Operations.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
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