Business is the economic mode of operation conditions exist in the economy of goods, including the overall methods, forms and means by which economic agents to make use of its economic activity (including the process of investment, production, transportation, trade, services ...) on the basis of value rules apply along with other rules, in order to achieve the highest capital profitability.
Define management and managers, and characterise their importance to organisations
•Identify and briefly explain the four basic management functions in organisations
•Describe the kinds of manager found at different levels and in different areas of the organisation
•Identify the basic management roles that managers may play and the skills they need to be successful
•Discuss the science and art of management and describe how people become managers
•Summarise the scope of management in organisations....
In these questions ,you are to classify each problem according to the five fixed answer choices, rather than find s solution to the problem. Each problem consists of a question and two statement. You are to decide whether the information in each statement slone is sufficient to answer the question or if neither is, whether the information in the two statements together is sufficent
The following disscusion of data sufficiency is intended to familiarize you with the most effecient and effective approaches to the kinds of problem common to data sufficiency. The problem on the sample questions you will encounted in this section of the GMAT remember that it is the problem- solving strategy is important, not the specific details of a particular question
Project management is quickly becoming the method of management
for more and more industries. Projects are being done for everything
from building the largest skyscrapers to planning the smallest wedding.
Many large companies now have a stated policy to manage their entire
company using project management methods.
This book is a collection of practical writings on management and leadership topics. These writings
originally appeared in the business section of the local newspaper in Abilene, Texas, U.S.A. Using
examples from movies, books, sports, and everyday experiences, they are designed to introduce readers to
a variety of organizational topics in a concise, fun, and interesting manner. This volume should be useful
to professional and aspiring managers as well as to students of management and business....
Learn the fundamentals, practices and models of intellectual capital management with this essential resource. Providing a business-oriented, critical review of the definitions, practices, tools and models that are available today, its approach enables you to understand and retain the cutting-edge issues in the emerging field of intellectual capital management.
Learn best practices and proven methods from project management professionals—and apply these skills as you work with Microsoft® Project. In this practical guide, project management expert Bonnie Biafore shows you how to manage projects efficiently and effectively, sharing the real-world experiences of project managers in several industries. You'll learn how to put the best practices and hard-won lessons of experts to work on your critical projects.
I think all of us have to work under a lot more pressure nowadays that at anytime in history.
Expectations are higher than ever before and the need to do ”more” with ”less” is a given. Our family
lives are also frantic. Add all of this together and it can caused us to be stressed and more anxious.
In this textbook, you’ll be given information, techniques and strategies to manage your stress levels. We
may not be able to control the events that happen to us but we can certainly manage the meaning and the
impact that they have upon us....
No matter which way they turn, organizations are increasingly expected to find
better and faster ways of responding to the change challenges presented by the
revolution in information technology, increased globalization, smarter customers,
and a constantly changing employee base.
Risk management is recognized as an essential contributor to business and project
success, since it focuses on addressing uncertainties in a proactive manner in order to
minimize threats, maximize opportunities and optimize achievement of objectives.
There is wide convergence and international consensus on the necessary elements for
a risk management process, and this is supported by a growing range of capable tools
and techniques, an accepted body of knowledge, an academic and research base, and
wide experience of practical implementation across many industries....
Safety was never my primary interest during my studies as a chemical
engineer (although I got sprayed once with concentrated sulfuric acid
during an experiment, making my face look like a moonscape), nor
when I started working in the industry. I found myself very soon in
the normal rut of thinking that safety was the job of the safety professional,
and had nothing to do with us production people.
Discuss the components of strategy, types of strategic alternative, and the distinctions between strategy formulation and implementation
•Describe how to use SWOT analysis in formulating strategy.
•Identify and describe alternative approaches to business-level strategy formulation.
•Describe how business-level strategies are implemented.
•Identify and describe alternative approaches to corporate-level strategy.
•Describe how corporate-level strategies are implemented.
Safety was never my primary interest during my studies as a chemical engineer (although I got sprayed once with concentrated sulfuric acid during an experiment, making my face look like a moonscape), nor when I started working in the industry. I found myself very soon in the normal rut of thinking that safety was the job of the safety professional, and had nothing to do with us production people.
Publication of this book is a milestone for the Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative
Council. It demonstrates the Council's unique capacity to bring together water and
sanitation professionals from industrialised and developing countries to formulate
practical guidance on a key issue of the day.
Industrialised countries have extensive experience of the problems caused by water
pollution and the strategies and technologies available to control it.
The emergence of fixed cinemas coincided which a huge
growth phase in the business in general; film production increased
greatly, and film distribution developed into a special activity, often
managed by large film producers. However, until about 1914, besides the
cinemas, films also continued to be combined with live entertainment in
vaudeville and other theatres (Musser 1990; Allen 1980).
We can thus place the take-off of the cinema industry between
1905 and 1907. In these years it developed its own retail outlets and did
not depend exclusively on theatres and travelling showmen.
The purpose of organizing is to establish lines of authority. A line of appropriate
authority creates order within the company. This is necessary in
order to prevent chaos where everybody is trying to do everything at once.
To create synergism, departments and individuals need to work together
in a coordinated effort resulting in higher efficiency. In effect, three people
working together can do more work than ten people working separately.
Another benefit of organizing the business is more efficient communication
and reduced conflict by ensuring that authority and responsibility...
Although the day of trusts is here, still practically each of the component companies of the trusts was
developed and built up largely through the energies and especial ability of some one or two men who were the
master spirits in directing its growth. As a rule, this leader rose from a more or less humble position in one of
the departments, say in the commercial or the manufacturing department, until he became the head of his
particular section. Having shown especial ability in his line, he was for that reason made manager of the