Jan. 20 - 1/20 MGMT 309 Ch. 1 Introducing Modern Management...

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1/20 MGMT 309 Ch. 1 – Introducing Modern Management 1. Management Task A. Role Of Management 1. Guide organizations toward goal accomplishment 2. Managers assign activities that org. members perform, keeping organizational goals in mind. 3. Production of individual workers will contribute to attaining organizational goals. B. Defining Management 1. Process of reaching organizational goals by working a. with people b. Through people C. Management Functions 1. Planning - choosing tasks that must be performed to attain organizational goals: getting the right things done at the right time in the right way 2. Organizing – Assigning planned tasks to various individuals or groups 3. Influencing – Guiding activities of organization members in appropriate directions, increasing productivity. 4. Controlling – Gathering and evaluating organizational performance and modifying standards based on evaluations. D. Management Process and Goal Attainment
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2011 for the course MGMT 309 taught by Professor Ableson during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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Jan. 20 - 1/20 MGMT 309 Ch. 1 Introducing Modern Management...

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