MGT 330 - Ch. 1 - The Exceptional Manager(3) PPT

Organizational what are some of the attributes of an

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Unformatted text preview: ttributes of an What exceptional or effective manager? exceptional Challenges for Managers in Today’s Business Environment 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 Management An An organization is a system of consciously coordinated activities of two or more people people For-profit organizations Non profit organizations Mutual-benefit organizations Entrepreneurship: The Driving Force Behind Small Businesses Force Entrepreneurship 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: Characteristics “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: Characteristics “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 .

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