Management

A concise introduction

by Richard Pettinger

Table of Contents

PART I: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MANAGEMENT

  1. Introduction
  2. Organisations, Managers and the Environment 
  3. Managing in a Changing Environment 
  4. Ethics and Corporate Governance
  5. The Practice of Management

PART II: MANAGEMENT AND PEOPLES

  1. Culture 
  2. Communication 
  3. Management Influence, Power and Conflict 
  4. Human Resource Management 
  5. Leadership and Management 

PART III: STRATEGY, POLICY, DIRECTION AND PRIORITIES

  1. Strategy, Policy and Direction 
  2. Marketing 
  3. Managing Operations and Projects 
  4. Financial and Quantitative Aspects of Management 
  5. Organizational and Managerial Performance

PART IV: ENDURING PRIORITIES OF MANAGEMENT 

  1. Risk 
  2. Management and Motivation
  3. Management on a Daily Basis 
  4. Management Development 
  5. Managing in a Global and International Environment
  6. Managing for the Present and Future

PART V: SUMMARY SHEETS