The Little Book of Big Management Theories

Series
Pearson
Author
James McGrath / Bob Bates  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
2
Language
English
Total pages
288
Pub.-date
June 2017
ISBN13
9781292200620
ISBN
1292200626
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The Little Book of Big Management Theories
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Description

101 management theories from the world’s best management thinkers – the fast, focussed and express route to success.

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Winner of the ‘Practical Manager’ category at the CMI Management Book of the Year Awards 2015 and now fully revised, updated and with 31 new theories.

 

“A delight to read and a highly refreshing approach to the world of management. I highly recommend it.” Rebecca Taylor, the Dean and Director of Studies at the Open University Business School

‘I’ll make sure that every manager in our pharmacy outlets gets a copy of this book.’ Manjit Jhooty, Managing Director, Jhoots Pharmacy

101 management theories from the world’s best management thinkers – the fast, focussed and express route to success.

 

As a busy manager, you need solutions to everyday work problems fast. The Little Book of Big Management Theories gives you access to the very best theories and models that every manager should know and be able to use.

 

Cutting through the waffle and hype to focus only on the ones that really matter to managers day-to-day, each theory is covered in two pages – what it is, how to use it and the questions you should be asking – so you can immediately apply your new knowledge in the real world.

 

The Little Book of Big Management Theories will ensure you can:

 

·    Understand a wide range of management theories, their context and how you can apply them

·    Discover clear insights into a wide range of practical management issues and how to deal with them. 

·    Quickly resolve a wide range of management problems

·    Better motivate and influence your staff, colleagues and stakeholders

·    Be a more effective manager and demonstrate that you are ready for promotion

 

All you need to know and how to apply it – in a nutshell.

Author

James McGrath worked as an accountant and senior manager in industry, local government and as a self-employed management consultant before becoming Course Director for the MA in Education and Professional Development at the City of Birmingham University. He is also co-author of The Little Book of Big Management Theories and author of The Little Book of Big Management Questions and The Little Book of Big Decision Models.