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MindTap Management for The Leadership Experience 7th Edition

Richard L. Daft

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Overview

MindTap® Management for Daft's The Leadership Experience, 7th Edition, is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers with the ultimate goal of getting students to THINK and ACT like managers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie-cutter into cutting-edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. As an instructor using MindTap, you have at your fingertips the right content and unique set of tools curated specifically for your course, all in an interface designed to improve workflow and save time when planning lessons and course structure. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while also lowering costs for your students. Stay connected and informed in your course through real-time student tracking that provides the opportunity to adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course. MindTap® for Leadership has been completely revised and updated to incorporate a suite of new digital resources designed to facilitate and measure student success. Students can synchronously work together in experiential exercises to create videos, write papers, and deliver presentations, with the goal of developing critical interpersonal skills. Interactive Self Assessments help engage students by learning about their own management skills and how to apply management theories in life.

Richard L. Daft, Vanderbilt University

Richard L. Daft, Ph.D., is the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Professor of Management and Principal Senior Lecturer in the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University, where he specializes in the study of leadership and organization theory. Dr. Daft is a fellow of the Academy of Management and has served on the editorial boards of Academy of Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, and Journal of Management Education. He was associate editor-in-chief of Organization Science and associate editor of Administrative Science Quarterly. Dr. Daft has authored or co-authored 13 books, including The Executive and the Elephant, Organization Theory and Design, and Management. He also has authored dozens of scholarly articles, papers, and chapters, and he has published in the Administrative Science Quarterly, Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management; Accounting, Organizations and Society, Management Science, MIS Quarterly, and Organizational Behavior Teaching Review. Dr. Daft has received several government research grants in organization design, organizational innovation and change, strategy implementation, and organizational information processing. An active teacher and respected consultant, Dr. Daft has served as associate dean and helped manage a start-up enterprise. He has been involved in management development and consulting for numerous organizations, including the American Banking Association, AutoZone, Bridgestone, Vulcan Materials, TVA, Pratt & Whitney, Allstate Insurance, State Farm Insurance, the United States Air Force, the U.S. Army, Central Parking System, USAA, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
  • MindTap helps streamline your workflow with carefully curated content and a unique set of tools saving you valuable time in your course preparations. In addition, automatically grades assignments and quizzes while also providing students with instant feedback on their work.
  • The Message Center app helps you to quickly and easily contact students directly from the MindTap platform. Any message posted in the Message Center is communicated directly to each student enrolled in the course via the communication medium designated by the student.
  • Business Insights: Essentials' intuitive user interface makes it easy for researchers to search and find in-depth information on businesses, industries and products. Features and benefits include: Ability to search across multiple data types from a single search box with targeted search options by category. This includes company information, articles, industry data, SWOT Reports, Thomson Reuters Company Financials and Investment Reports, Market Share Reports, and Industry Essays. We have created assignments based on articles that connect directly with the content covered in your text including assessment questions to test students on their knowledge of the content and emphasizing real world examples.
  • NEW! Experiential Exercises powered by YouSeeU include Group Projects & Role Plays that allow students to work synchronously in groups to apply chapter concepts and develop critical interpersonal skills important for their career and everyday life!
  • Interactive Self Assessments help students engage students by helping them make personal connections to the content presented in the chapter. Students are able to see how their responses compare to others (anonymously) in their class, school and across the country. A short quiz at the end helps ensure students understand their score and makes this activity both assignable and gradable.
  • Provide students with organizational and study tools designed to better manage their limited time, allowing them to complete assignments whenever and wherever they are ready to learn.
  • Save students money in their course materials with a single destination that reflects exactly what’s important to you, the instructor.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app adjust the course as needed based analytics of interactivity in the course.
  • With the MindTap Mobile App, you can keep your students informed of assignments, course due dates, or any changes to your course while also arming them with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
  • Build and personalize your course by integrating your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more. Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times--both individually and compared to the highest performers in class within the student view of the Progress App.
  • Engage students with course material specially customized for them by you streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface.
  • StudyHub is one-stop-studying tool that allows you to deliver important information and empowers your students to personalize their experience. Share content from the MindTap Reader and create notes and study guides to help students focus and succeed.
Self-Assessment Activities: Help students understand self-reflect on their own management skills and apply management theories in their own life.

Homework Assignment: This assignment requires that you answer questions about leadership and management concepts and their use in business settings.

Pre Test: Test students on how well they already know chapter concepts.

Post Test: Test students on knowledge of chapter concepts.

Chapter Reading: Explore the e-book chapter here.

Media Quiz: Apply management and leadership skills to real world examples with video followed by questions.

Leadership at Work Activities- These short cases allow you to consider and analyze current management issues in real-life settings.

Business Insights: Essentials' intuitive user interface makes it easy for researchers to search and find in-depth information on businesses, industries and products. Features and benefits include: Ability to search across multiple data types from a single search box with targeted search options by category. This includes company information, articles, industry data, SWOT Reports, Thomson Reuters Company Financials and Investment Reports, Market Share Reports, and Industry Essays.

Group Project: Powered by YouSeeU, Work with your group to complete this project using the YouSeeU™ app.” OR “Practice your management skills with your classmates using the YouSeeU™ app.”

Flashcards: Flashcards for key terms in Chapter #.
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