Historical Background of Management
Egypt (pyramids) and China (Great Wall)
Venetians (floating warship assembly lines)
Published The Wealth of Nations in 1776
Advocated the division of labor (job specialization) to
Introduction to Management
Who Are Managers?
Explain how managers differ from non-managerial
Describe how to classify managers in organizations.
What Is Management?
Explain why efficiency and effectiveness ar
1- Current and future customer needs,
2- unity of purpose in leadership,
3- involvement of employees,
4- correlated activities and resources
5- transforming resources at all stages,
6- Internal PPM (Process Performance Measures),
7- Minimum communication