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Supervision Today!

Supervision Today! - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-0132784030

Cover of Supervision Today! 7TH 13 (ISBN 978-0132784030)
ISBN13: 978-0132784030
ISBN10: 0132784033
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 13
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2013
International: No

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Supervision Today! - 7TH 13 edition

ISBN13: 978-0132784030

Stephen P. Robbins

ISBN13: 978-0132784030
ISBN10: 0132784033
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 13
Publisher: Pearson

Published: 2013
International: No
Summary

Supervision Today has earned a reputation of being the one of the most effective supervision books because it blends traditional and contemporary topics, as well as theories and experiential skills. Offering a three-tier learning system, it focuses on building readers' knowledge, improving their comprehension and applying concepts directly to skill development. Known for its lively tone and four-color design, it captures the latest in supervision literature and includes cases to invigorate any lecture. This edition includes new information on contingent workforces, entrepreneurship, employee theft, work/life balance, IM, texting, and workplace diversity.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents PART I: DEFINING SUPERVISION AND SUPERVISORY CHALLENGES 1. Supervision Definitions 2. Supervision Challenges PART II: PLANNING, ORGANIZING, STAFFING, CONTROLLING, AND DECISION-MAKING 3. Planning and Goal Setting 4. Organizing 5. Staffing and Recruiting 6. Controlling 7. Problem Analysis an Decision Making PART III: MOTIVATING, LEADING, COMMUNICATING, AND DEVELOPING 8. Motivating Followers 9. Leading Followers 10. Communicating Effectively 11. Developing Groups PART IV: APPRAISAL, SAFETY, NEGOTIATION, CHANGE, AND LABOR RELATIONS 12. Performance Appraisal 13. Workplace Health and Safety 14. Conflict, Politics, Discipline, and Negotiation 15. Change Management 16. Supervision and Labor POSTSCRIPT:PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

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