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Unformatted text preview: 1 ment for Print and Digital Media ersity The Fundamentals of The Fundamentals of Management Management GrC 421 Production Managem California Polytechnic State Unive ment for Print and Digital Media ersity Proper management directly impacts improvements in the well-being of a society. Why Study Production Management? GrC 421 Production Managem California Polytechnic State Unive Studying management helps people to understand what good management practices are and prepares them to accomplish managerial activities in their organizations. Understanding production management is necessary to see how work flows through a plant. Studying management opens a path to a well-paying job and a satisfying career. ent for Print and Digital Media ersity MANAGEMENT KEY CONCEPTS Organizations People working together and coordinating their actions to achieve specific goals Goals A desired future condition that the organization seeks GrC 421 Production Managem California Polytechnic State Unive to achieve Strategy A cluster of decisions about what goals to pursue, what actions to take, and how to use resources achieve goals ent for Print and Digital Media ersity Organizational Performance A measure of how efficiently and effectively managers are using organizational resources to satisfy customers and achieve goals Efficiency A measure of how well or productively resources are GrC 421 Production Managem California Polytechnic State Unive used to achieve a goal Effectiveness A measure of the appropriateness of the goals an organization is pursuing and the degree to which they are achieved ment for Print and Digital Media ersity Efficiency, Effectiveness, and Performance in an Organization GrC 421 Production Managem California Polytechnic State Unive ment for Print and Digital Media ersity Managerial Functions...
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2011 for the course GRC 421 taught by Professor Dougspeer during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.

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