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Supervisory management

Author: P W Betts
Publisher: Harlow : Pearson Education, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats

Fully revised to match recent syllabus changes and new developments in management thinking, this seventh edition of the best-selling Supervisory Management offers a comprehensive, authoritative,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P W Betts
ISBN: 0582418771 9780582418776
OCLC Number: 43632332
Notes: Previous edition: London : Pitman, 1993.
Description: xiii, 625 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1: Building and maintaining an efficient organisational structure1 The supervisor2 Background: the development of supervision3 Organisation of work4 Functional aspects of organisation5 Group activity and teamwork6 Industry and business7 Managerial roles8 Principles and practice of managementPart 2: Creating an effective workforce9 Trying to understand people10 Forecasting and influencing human relations11 Motivation12 Applications of motivation13 Developing leadership, power and influence14 Introduction to communication15 Communication: basic skills16 Communication: practical applications17 Employment: recruitment and associated practices18 Employment: operational aspects19 Training the workforce20 Employee relations21 Health and safety22 WelfarePart 3: Controlling the work23 The nature of control24 Setting control standards25 Establishing methods and time standards26 Production control27 Total quality control28 Financial control29 Cost control30 The administrative features of productivity BibliographyIndex
Responsibility: P.W. Betts.


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