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exceptional or effective manager?
exceptional Challenges for Managers in Today’s
Business Managing for a competitive advantage Managing for diversity Managing for globalization Managing for information technology Managing for ethical standards Managing for sustainability Managing for a crisis Managing for your own life goals Principal Functions of Management
Principal Levels of Management
Levels Top managers Middle managers First-Line managers Managing teams Areas of Management
Areas Functional managers General managers Project managers Management and Type of Organization
An organization is a system of consciously
coordinated activities of two or more
people For-profit organizations Non profit organizations Mutual-benefit organizations Entrepreneurship: The Driving
Force Behind Small Businesses
Entrepreneurship is the process of taking
risks to try to create a new enterprise
risks Entrepreneurs Intrapreneurs Benefits of starting your own business Drawbacks of starting your own business Characteristics of Entrepreneurs:
“The Entrepreneurial Personality” Desire for responsibility Preference for moderate risk Confidence in their ability to succeed Desire for immediate feedback High level of energy Future orientation Characteristics of Entrepreneurs:
“The Entrepreneurial Personality” Skill at organizing Achievement motivated High degree of c...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2014 for the course MGT 330 taught by Professor Robertwaris during the Spring '13 term at University of Missouri-Kansas City .
- Spring '13