Management

Management
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Author: Chuck Williams
Pages: 848
ISBN: 9781133714361
Release: 2012-02-01
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Make today's management theories and applications meaningful, memorable, and engaging for your students with MANAGEMENT. Master storyteller, award-winning educator, and accomplished author Chuck Williams uses a captivating narrative style to illuminate today's most important management concepts and to highlight practices that really work in today's workplace. Because students retain and better understand information that is personally relevant, Dr. Williams weaves more than 50 detailed, unforgettable examples and stories into each chapter in this edition. Proven learning features and self-assessments keep concepts intriguing and applicable to students' daily lives. In addition, fresh scenarios, new cases, and new video cases reflect the latest management innovations at work in well-known organizations throughout the world. The book's comprehensive support package further helps you prepare each student for managerial success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Popular Management Books

Popular Management Books
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Author: Staffan Furusten
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781134615971
Release: 2005-08-10
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The growing interest in management knowledge has generated an enormous literature and brought great success for a number of management gurus. This book is a timely and radical critique of the quick-fix solutions offered by popular management books. Features include: *Detailed criticism of the ideological hegemony of North American managerial discourse *An interrogation of books by leading populist management gurus such as Tom Peters, Richard Normann and Robert Waterman *An institutional approach to the creation, diffusion and consumption of management knowledge *The implications for organisations of acting on popular managerial discourse Popular Management Books is a much needed corrective to the under-researched truisms of many management books.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge PMBOK R Guide Sixth Edition Agile Practice Guide Bundle HINDI

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge  PMBOK R  Guide Sixth Edition   Agile Practice Guide Bundle  HINDI
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Author: Project Management Institute
Pages: 756
ISBN: 9781628255393
Release: 2019-08-05
Editor: Project Management Institute

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

To support the broadening spectrum of project delivery approaches, PMI is offering A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Sixth Edition as a bundle with its latest, the Agile Practice Guide. The PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition now contains detailed information about agile; while the Agile Practice Guide, created in partnership with Agile Alliance®, serves as a bridge to connect waterfall and agile. Together they are a powerful tool for project managers. The PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition – PMI's flagship publication has been updated to reflect the latest good practices in project management. New to the Sixth Edition, each knowledge area will contain a section entitled Approaches for Agile, Iterative and Adaptive Environments, describing how these practices integrate in project settings. It will also contain more emphasis on strategic and business knowledge—including discussion of project management business documents—and information on the PMI Talent Triangle™ and the essential skills for success in today's market. Agile Practice Guide has been developed as a resource to understand, evaluate, and use agile and hybrid agile approaches. This practice guide provides guidance on when, where, and how to apply agile approaches and provides practical tools for practitioners and organizations wanting to increase agility. This practice guide is aligned with other PMI standards, including A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Sixth Edition, and was developed as the result of collaboration between the Project Management Institute and the Agile Alliance.

Good to Great

Good to Great
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Author: Jim Collins
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780062119209
Release: 2011-07-19
Editor: Harper Collins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Challenge Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an enterprise from the verybeginning. But what about the company that is not born with great DNA? How can good companies, mediocre companies, even bad companies achieve enduring greatness? The Study For years, this question preyed on the mind of Jim Collins. Are there companies that defy gravity and convert long-term mediocrity or worse into long-term superiority? And if so, what are the universal distinguishing characteristics that cause a company to go from good to great? The Standards Using tough benchmarks, Collins and his research team identified a set of elite companies that made the leap to great results and sustained those results for at least fifteen years. How great? After the leap, the good-to-great companies generated cumulative stock returns that beat the general stock market by an average of seven times in fifteen years, better than twice the results delivered by a composite index of the world's greatest companies, including Coca-Cola, Intel, General Electric, and Merck. The Comparisons The research team contrasted the good-to-great companies with a carefully selected set of comparison companies that failed to make the leap from good to great. What was different? Why did one set of companies become truly great performers while the other set remained only good? Over five years, the team analyzed the histories of all twenty-eight companies in the study. After sifting through mountains of data and thousands of pages of interviews, Collins and his crew discovered the key determinants of greatness -- why some companies make the leap and others don't. The Findings The findings of the Good to Great study will surprise many readers and shed light on virtually every area of management strategy and practice. The findings include: Level 5 Leaders: The research team was shocked to discover the type of leadership required to achieve greatness. The Hedgehog Concept (Simplicity within the Three Circles): To go from good to great requires transcending the curse of competence. A Culture of Discipline: When you combine a culture of discipline with an ethic of entrepreneurship, you get the magical alchemy of great results. Technology Accelerators: Good-to-great companies think differently about the role of technology. The Flywheel and the Doom Loop: Those who launch radical change programs and wrenching restructurings will almost certainly fail to make the leap. “Some of the key concepts discerned in the study,” comments Jim Collins, "fly in the face of our modern business culture and will, quite frankly, upset some people.” Perhaps, but who can afford to ignore these findings?

The Management Book

The Management Book
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Author: Richard Newton
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780273750352
Release: 2012-07-09
Editor: Pearson UK

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Clearly structured in 36 short sections, this practical book provides rapid, accessible advice on all the essential management challenges. Focusing on the manager’s key role - managing teams to get things done, this book looks at the essential parts of management from unusual perspectives and different angles. Structured with the busy manager in mind, you can dip into any section of the book and read it as an individual piece of advice or read it end-to-end to gain an overall picture of management.

MGMT

MGMT
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Author: Chuck Williams
Pages: 448
ISBN: 1337116750
Release: 2017-02-21
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

4LTR Press solutions give students the option to choose the format that best suits their learning preferences. This option is perfect for those students who focus on the textbook as their main course resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Management 3 0

Management 3 0
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Author: Jurgen Appelo
Pages: 413
ISBN: 9780321712479
Release: 2011
Editor: Pearson Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Introduces a realistic approach to leading, managing, and growing your Agile team or organization. Written for current managers and developers moving into management, Appelo shares insights that are grounded in modern complex systems theory, reflecting the intense complexity of modern software development. Recognizes that today's organizations are living, networked systems; that you can't simply let them run themselves; and that management is primarily about people and relationships. Deepens your understanding of how organizations and Agile teams work, and gives you tools to solve your own problems. Identifies the most valuable elements of Agile management, and helps you improve each of them.

The Home Maker

The Home Maker
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 178
ISBN: 9781616553906
Release: 2014
Editor: Dark Horse Comics

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Reporting on a commercial flight where everyone aboard lost their memories, a young journalist stumbles onto a much bigger story, the top-secret Mind Management program. Her ensuing journey involves weaponised psychics, hypnotic advertising, talking dolphins and seemingly immortal pursuers as she attempts to find the flight's missing passenger, the man who was Mind MGMT's greatest success - and its most devastating failure. But in a world where people can rewrite reality itself, can she trust anything she sees?

Human Centered Management

Human Centered Management
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Author: Maria-Teresa Lepeley
Pages: 222
ISBN: 9781000097610
Release: 2020-04-13
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

We have never had more freedom to acquire information to make decisions, and organizations have never been so pressed to demonstrate accountability as they communicate with better informed customers and users. People who work IN an organization must also work FOR the organization to accomplish its mission. In this environment, humans are no longer just a resource; they are the reason an organization exists. New constructs are needed to ensure this human-centered paradigm shift.This book sets out the rationale for this shift and stimulates the discussion and the discovery of effective approaches and solutions to innovate for social and environmental good. Written by an expert in quality standards, the book offers a coherent model which synchronizes the organizational structure with the talent required to develop resilient and agile work environments. New strategies to develop talent will be critical, and multidisciplinary approaches from scholars and practitioners from around the world will be required to effectively collaborate and articulate the solutions. The proposition in the book focuses on continuous improvement and interdisciplinary collaboration between scholars and practitioners across different industries, sectors, and national borders in order to address the unavoidable disruptions in the global VUCA environment.

52 Sales Management Tips The Sales Managers Success Guide

52 Sales Management Tips  The Sales Managers  Success Guide
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Author: MR Steven Rosen
Pages: 70
ISBN: 0991754603
Release: 2012-11-14
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Overworked and under-supported front line sales managers are desperately looking for resources to improve their performance. This book was written for sales managers who understand the need to develop themselves. They have figured out that they must take charge of their own success."--P. [4] of Cover.

Scooby Doo and the Sunken Ship

Scooby Doo and the Sunken Ship
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Author: James Gelsey
Pages: 56
ISBN: 1782021523
Release: 2014-09-25
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Scooby and his mystery-solving gang are back to tackle monsters, mayhem, and gruesome goings-on.

Performance Management in Nonprofit Organizations

Performance Management in Nonprofit Organizations
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Author: Zahirul Hoque,Lee Parker
Pages: 440
ISBN: 9781317658429
Release: 2014-10-10
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With increased competition for external funding, technological advancement, and public expectations for transparency, not-for-profit and non-governmental organizations are facing new challenges and pressures. While research has explored the roles of accounting, accountability, and performance management in nonprofit organizations, we still lack evidence on the best practices these organizations implement in the areas of accountability and performance management. This book collects and presents that evidence for the first time, offering insights to help nonprofits face these new challenges head-on. Performance Management in Nonprofit Organizations focuses on both conventional and contemporary issues facing nonprofits, presenting evidence-based insights from leading scholars in the field. Chapters examine the design, implementation, and working of accounting, accountability, governance, and performance management measures, providing both retrospective and contemporary views, as well as critical commentaries on accounting and performance related issues in nonprofit organizations The book's contributors also offer critical commentaries on the changing role of accounting and performance management in this sector. This research-based collection is an interesting and useful read for academics, practitioners, students, and consultants in nonprofit organizations, and is highly accessible to accounting and non-accounting audiences alike.

The AMA Handbook of Project Management

The AMA Handbook of Project Management
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Author: Paul C. Dinsmore,Jeannette Cabanis-Brewin
Pages: 576
ISBN: 9780814433409
Release: 2014-06-12
Editor: AMACOM

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A must-read for any project management professional or student. Projects are the life blood of any organization. Revised to reflect the latest changes to A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK(R)) and the Project Management Professional Exam(R), the fourth edition of The AMA Handbook of Project Management provides readers with a clear overview of a complex discipline. Covering everything from individual projects to programs and strategic alignment, it addresses: Project initiation and planning Communication and interpersonal skills Scheduling, budgeting and meeting business objectives Managing political and resource issues Implementing a PMO Measuring value and competencies. The book compiles essays and advice from the field's top professionals and features new chapters on stakeholder management, agile project management, program management, project governance, knowledge management, and more. Updated with fresh examples, case studies and solutions to specific project management dilemmas, it remains an essential reference to the critical concepts and theories all project managers must master.

The Management of Non Governmental Development Organizations

The Management of Non Governmental Development Organizations
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Author: David Lewis
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781134621712
Release: 2004-08-02
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Exploring the newly emerging field of the management of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) working in developing countries, this informative book draws upon current research in non-profit management, development administration and business management. Key issues covered include: * the changing global and local contexts of development co-operation * management technologies such as empowerment and stakeholder analysis * structural issues such as accountability, governance and participation * learning and diversity * dealing with complexity and uncertainty. Illustrated throughout with examples drawn from the author's own research and consultancy experience, this important text develops a model of NGO management which reveals the distinctive organizational challenges they face.

Dogs in disease teir management and treatment

Dogs in disease  teir management and treatment
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Author: Joseph Franklin Perry
Pages: 329
ISBN: OXFORD:600040619
Release: 1885
Editor: Unknown

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The Working and Management of an English Railway

The Working and Management of an English Railway
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Author: George Findlay
Pages: 300
ISBN: STANFORD:36105047643858
Release: 1890
Editor: Unknown

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The Maternal Management of Children in Health and Disease

The Maternal Management of Children  in Health and Disease
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Author: Thomas Bull
Pages: 424
ISBN: UCAL:$B355588
Release: 1853
Editor: Unknown

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Special Report of an Investigation of the Management of the Cook County Hospital for the Insane

Special Report of an Investigation of the Management of the Cook County Hospital for the Insane
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Author: Illinois. Board of State Commissioners of Public Charities
Pages: 21
ISBN: CHI:41651489
Release: 1886
Editor: Unknown

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MGMT9

MGMT9
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Author: Chuck Williams
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1305661575
Release: 2017
Editor: Unknown

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Ecosystem Based Management for the Oceans

Ecosystem Based Management for the Oceans
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Author: Karen McLeod,Heather Leslie
Pages: 392
ISBN: 1610911318
Release: 2012-09-26
Editor: Island Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Conventional management approaches cannot meet the challenges faced by ocean and coastal ecosystems today. Consequently, national and international bodies have called for a shift toward more comprehensive ecosystem-based marine management. Synthesizing a vast amount of current knowledge, Ecosystem-Based Management for the Oceans is a comprehensive guide to utilizing this promising new approach. At its core, ecosystem-based management (EBM) is about acknowledging connections. Instead of focusing on the impacts of single activities on the delivery of individual ecosystem services, EBM focuses on the array of services that we receive from marine systems, the interactive and cumulative effects of multiple human activities on these coupled ecological and social systems, and the importance of working towards common goals across sectors. Ecosystem-Based Management for the Oceans provides a conceptual framework for students and professionals who want to understand and utilize this powerful approach. And it employs case studies that draw on the experiences of EBM practitioners to demonstrate how EBM principles can be applied to real-world problems. The book emphasizes the importance of understanding the factors that contribute to social and ecological resilience —the extent to which a system can maintain its structure, function, and identity in the face of disturbance. Utilizing the resilience framework, professionals can better predict how systems will respond to a variety of disturbances, as well as to a range of management alternatives. Ecosystem-Based Management for the Oceans presents the latest science of resilience, while it provides tools for the design and implementation of responsive EBM solutions.