Rees and Porter are to be thanked for putting the reality back into what it is to manage, and their experience of what works in practice enables them to draw upon theory judiciously
It is an excellent, thought-provoking and practical summary of the basic skills of management. Rees and Porter are to be thanked for putting the reality back into what it is to manage, and their experience of what works in practice enables them to draw upon theory judiciously. Whether management is a chosen path, or you find yourself thrust into it unprepared, as the authors argue all too often is the case, the reader will learn a great deal from what has become a highly useful and street-wise text. Leslie Willcocks, The London School of Economics.
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Contributor(s): Porter, Christine. 26 c. SBN: 9781844806454. Subject(s): Management DDC classification: 658. Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title.
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W. David Rees, Christine Porter. Skills of Management is a theory-based but practical a. т 6234. David Rees, formerly a Principal Lecturer at the University of Westminster Business School, is now an independent consultant
W. David Rees, formerly a Principal Lecturer at the University of Westminster Business School, is now an independent consultant. Christine Porter is Head of the HRM Department at the University of Westminster Business School, UK. Show More.
Skills of Management is a theory-based but practical approach to general management and managing people in the workplace. Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers. The text covers the range of core management expertise that is essential to anyone studying management. It covers strategic issues such as defining the manager 's job, defining managerial objectives and priorities and investigating the organizational context within which managers operate, as well as issues surrounding managerial style, delegation, communication and chairing skills.
Rees and Porter satisfy to the full these criteria. What they have produced is not just an excellent text book for students but also a source of reference for practising managers seeking to keep up-to-date with current developments in their field. Douglas Gourlay, Aberdeen Business School, Robert Gordon University, UK. 'A highly readable and practical book which describes the essential skills of management and brings them to life with skills development exercises and a wealth of examples and case studies from many occupations and work sectors.
Find nearly any book by . avid Rees. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Skills of Management: ISBN 9780415004251 (978-0-415-00425-1) Hardcover, Chapman & Hall, 1988. The skills of management: ISBN 9780709922667 (978-0-7099-2266-7) Softcover, Croom Helm, 1984. The skills of management: ISBN 9780709922674 (978-0-7099-2267-4) Softcover, Croom Helm, 1984. Author: W David Rees. Publisher: Routledge, 1991. Summary: An introduction to management, covering such topics as delegation, motivation, communication, payment systems and trade unions. Blending theory and practice, it includes many examples and anecdotes.