Higher Education

MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Daft's Management, 12th Edition

  • Richard L. Daft Vanderbilt University
  • ISBN-10: 1285871855  |  ISBN-13: 9781285871851
  • Prior Releases: 2014
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.00
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About

Overview

MindTap™ Management for Daft's Management, 12th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. 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. Access to this product is valid for 6 months of usage.

Features and Benefits

  • 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.
  • Create a unique learning path of relevant readings, multimedia and activities that move students up the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension to analysis, application and critical thinking.
  • Integrate your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, googledocs and more.
  • Use powerful analytics and reports that provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement and completion.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times – both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.
  • Help students stay organized and efficient with a single destination that reflects exactly what's important to you, the instructor.
  • Automatically grade assignments and quizzes.

Content and Assets

The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


LEARNING PATH
Self-Assessment (with follow-up quiz).
Pre-Quiz.
Readings (note that the MindTap Reader includes interactive figures, embedded animated video clips that explain important terms, and embedded On the Job video cases).
Homework (Aplia and Experiential Exercises).
Post-Quiz.
Unit Study Center.

Alternate Formats

Choose the format that best fits your student's budget and course goals

To customize your learning solution, contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

  • Printed Access Card

    ISBN-10: 1285871847 | ISBN-13: 9781285871844

    List Price = $99.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $74.25

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: Management, Loose-leaf Version, 12th + MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305617355  | ISBN-13: 9781305617353

List Price = $131.95  | CengageBrain Price = $131.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • Management
    List Price = $225.95  | CengageBrain Price = $225.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $169.50
  • MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Daft's Management
    List Price = $99.00  | CengageBrain Price = $99.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.00


Bundle: Text, 12th + MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305617347  | ISBN-13:  9781305617346

List Price = $131.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • Management
    List Price = $225.95  | CengageBrain Price = $225.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $169.50
  • MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $99.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $74.25


Bundle: Text + MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305703537 | ISBN-13:  9781305703537

List Price = $342.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $257.50

This Bundle Includes:

  • Management
    List Price = $329.95  | CengageBrain Price = $329.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $247.50
  • MindTap® Management, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $99.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $74.25


Efficacy and Outcomes

Reviews

"MindTap's greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable."

— Stephen Brusnighan, Kent State University

"I'm convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students' engagement. It was an unmitigated success."

— Robert Black, SUNY Maritime College

"Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I've never seen any results like this."

— Carey Roberts, Arkansas Technology University

"MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there."

— Student, San Jose State University

"I'm definitely more engaged because of MindTap."

— Student, University of Central Florida

"MindTap puts practice questions in a format that works well for me."

— Student, Franciscan University of Steubenville

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Richard L. Daft

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.