Management, Global Edition (14th edition)

Management, Global Edition (14th edition)

By: Mary A. Coulter (author), Stephen P. Robbins (author)Paperback

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For undergraduate Principles of Management courses. REAL managers, REAL experiences With a renewed focus on skills and careers, the new edition of this bestselling text can help better prepare your students to enter the job market. Management, 14th Edition, Global Edition, vividly illustrates effective management theories by incorporating the perspectives of real-life managers. Through examples, cases, and hands-on exercises, students will see and experience management in action, helping them understand how the concepts they're learning actually work in today's dynamic business world. Also available with Pearson MyLab Management Pearson MyLab (TM) Management is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with Pearson MyLab Management, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.

About Author

STEPHEN P. ROBBINS received his PhD from the University of Arizona. He previously worked for the Shell Oil Company and Reynolds Metals Company and has taught at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Concordia University in Montreal, the University of Baltimore, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and San Diego State University. He is currently professor emeritus in management at San Diego State. Dr. Robbins's research interests have focused on conflict, power, and politics in organizations, behavioral decision making, and the development of effective interpersonal skills. His articles on these and other topics have appeared in such journals as Business Horizons, the California Management Review, Business and Economic Perspectives, International Management, Management Review, Canadian Personnel and Industrial Relations, and The Journal of Management Education. Dr. Robbins is the world's best-selling textbook author in the areas of management and organizational behavior. His books have sold more than 76 million copies and have been translated into 20 languages. His books are currently used at more than 1,500 US colleges and universities, as well as hundreds of schools throughout Canada, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, and the Arab world. Dr. Robbins also participates in masters track competition. Since turning 50 in 1993, he's won 23 national championships and 14 world titles. He was inducted into the US Masters Track & Field Hall of Fame in 2005. MARY COULTER received her PhD from the University of Arkansas. She held different jobs including high school teacher, legal assistant, and city government program planner before completing her graduate work. She has taught at Drury University, the University of Arkansas, Trinity University, and Missouri State University. She is currently professor emeritus of management at Missouri State University. In addition to Management, Dr. Coulter has published other books with Pearson including Fundamentals of Management (with Stephen P. Robbins), Strategic Management in Action, and Entrepreneurship in Action. When she's not busy writing, Dr. Coulter enjoys puttering around in her flower gardens, trying new recipes, reading all different types of books, and enjoying many different activities with husband Ron, daughters and sons-in-law Sarah and James, and Katie and Matt, and most especially with her two grandkids, Brooklynn and Blake, who are the delights of her life!

Contents

Part 1: Introduction to Management 1. Managers and You in the Workplace Management History Module 2. Making Decisions Part 1: Management Practice Part 2: Basics of Managing in Today's Workplace 3. Managing the External Environment and the Organization's Culture 4. Managing in a Global Environment 5. Managing Diversity 6. Managing Social Responsibility and Ethics 7. Managing Change and Disruptive Innovation Part 2: Management Practice Part 3: Planning 8. Planning Work Activities 9. Managing Strategy 10. Entrepreneurial Ventures Part 3: Management Practice Part 4: Organizing 11. Designing Organizational Structure 12. Managing Human Resources 13. Creating and Managing Teams Part 4: Management Practice Part 5: Leading 14. Managing Communication 15. Understanding and Managing Individual Behavior 16. Motivating Employees 17. Being an Effective Leader Part 5: Management Practice Part 6: Controlling 18. Monitoring and Controlling Planning and Control Techniques Module Managing Operations Module Part 6: Management Practice

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781292215839
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 752
  • ID: 9781292215839
  • weight: 1464
  • ISBN10: 1292215836
  • edition: 14th edition

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