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Overview

Management: Skills, Application, Practice, and Development provides students with the core skills they need to manage and lead in business, presented in realistic models and cases. Opportunities for debate, discussion, problem-solving, and analysis are all built into the text, which aims to give students with little or some experience a window into the world of management and the kinds of situations they will face as they continue in business.

John Ivancevich, University of Houston

John M. Ivancevich is the CEO of AMSI and the Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Research Professor of Organizational Behavior in the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. A prolific writer and researcher, he received a charter membership to the Academy of Management¿s Hall of Fame for his aggregated research contributions. He holds an endowed chair at the University of Houston and earned his Ph.D. from the University of Maryland. He is the author or co-author of over 60 books and 140 research articles.

Thomas N. Duening, Arizona State University

Dr. Tom Duening is Director of Entrepreneurial Programs at the Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, Arizona State University. He has previously served as founder and director of the Entrepreneur & Venture Development Center at the University of Houston Downtown, and as the assistant dean of the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. Dr. Duening has published numerous trade books on management and business strategy. His most recent book, Business Process Outsourcing: The Competitive Advantage, was published in October 2004 by John Wiley & Sons. Dr. Duening has published numerous articles in business journals, magazines, and newspapers, and popular media often seeks his views on management, business trends, and other issues. He is president of INSYTE Business Research Group, a business research and content development outsourcing firm. Dr Duening also consults broadly with firms of all sizes in business development and strategy. Dr. Duening has M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Minnesota.
Chapter 1 - Self-Awareness and Leadership Skills
Chapter 2 - Problem Identification and Problem Solving Skills
Chapter 3 - Managing Stress and Emotions Skills
Chapter 4 - Goal Setting and Planning Skills
Chapter 5 - Digital Skills
Chapter 6 - Legal Skills
Chapter 7 - Ethical Skills
Chapter 8 - Selected Communication Skills
Chapter 9 - Political and Negotiating Skills
Chapter 10 - Coaching and Mentoring Skills
Chapter 11 - Motivation Skills
Chapter 12 - Entrepreneurial and New Venture Creation Skills
Chapter 13 - Team Building Skills
Chapter 14 - Action Plan
Appendix A - Timeline of Management

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

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Management: Skills, Application, Practice, and Development, 1e

ISBN: 9781592601875
Management: Skills, Application, Practice, and Development provides students with the core skills they need to manage and lead in business, presented in realistic models and cases. Opportunities for debate, discussion, problem-solving, and analysis are all built into the text, which aims to give students with little or some experience a window into the world of management and the kinds of situations they will face as they continue in business.