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Management Concepts for Success1Applying Management Concepts for Success at School and CareerJonathan BrownUniversity of Phoenix, School of BusinessManagementMGT/521RONALD STIRPE1/18/2018Brent Duncan, PhDAdministrative Faculty[email protected]
Management Concepts for Success2MGT/521 Week One Concepts and Applications WorksheetNameConceptSummarize (50-75 words per response)CiteQuestionApply (50-75 words per response)Definition of managementManagement is defined as the pursuit of organizational goalsefficiently and effectively by integrating the work of people through planning, organizing, leading, and controlling the organization’s resources. Basically, it’s a man or a woman that know how to delegate, motivate, and inspire a professional output of success that drives a company into prosperity in the years to come.[Kin16]How can you apply the definitionof management to better perform in your job?The way the definition of management can better my job performance by keeping me organized, that the first thing that comes to mind for me. I believe it will help better my planning abilities. Usually when I plan, nothing goes according to plans. Then I have to get organized to get the work done as best as I can.If I’m already organized and ready to go, plans could flop and Ican still perform 100%. When it comes to leading and controlling, Ifeel that they both would fall into play while working. I have to keep records om many people and follow protocols to get my job done.The functions ofmanagementThe functions of management include planning (setting goalsand how to achieve them), organizing(create groups to take on specific parts of the operation), leading (delegate and motivateto the teams to get thejobs done), and controlling (basically overseeing the work inprogress until completion, fixing or taking out possible road blocks along the way)[Kin16]How can you apply the functionsof management to be more efficient and effective in integrating your MBA pursuit with work and family?