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Essentials of Contemporary Management

Essentials of Contemporary Management

8th Edition
By Gareth Jones and Jennifer George
ISBN10: 1259927652
ISBN13: 9781259927652
Copyright: 2019
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Part One Management and Managers1: The Management Process Today


Part Two: Values, Attitudes, Emotions, and Culture: The Manager as a Person
3: Managing Ethics and Diversity
4: Managing in the Global Environment


Part Three Planning, Decision Making, and Competitive Advantage
5: Decision Making, Learning, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship
6: Planning, Strategy, and Competitive Advantage


Part Four Organizing and Changes
7: Designing Organizational Structure
8:  Control, Change, and Entrepreneurship


Part Five Leading Individuals and Groups
9:  Motivation
10:  Leaders and Leadership
11:  Effective Team Management
12:  Building and Managing Human Resources


Part Six Controlling Essential Activities and Processes
13:  Effective Communication and IT Management
14:  Operations Management: Managing Vital Operations and Processes


Appendix B: Career Development
Glossary/Subject Index
Name Index
Company Index