Management: A Faith-Based Perspective

Management: A Faith-Based Perspective, 1st edition

  • Michael E. Cafferky

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Overview

Management gives you the opportunity to explore management issues through a faith-based perspective. This text presents the biblical record on major management issues and contemporary management scholarship findings to provide a perspective founded on the values and teachings common to Christian denominations.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2012

ISBN-13: 9780137521265

Subject: Management

Category: Principles of Management

Table of contents

1. Introduction to Management
2. Management History
3. External and Internal Environment
4. Cross-Cultural Management
5. The Manager and Moral and Social Responsibility
6. Planning and Decision Making
7. Strategic Thinking
8. Organization
9. Human Resources Management
10. Communication
11. Motivation
12. Leadership
13. Change, Power, and Conflict
14. Managerial Control and Accountability
15. Spirituality, Faith, and Management

Chapter Appendix: Assumptions in the Field of Management
Appendix A: Selected Hebrew and Greek Words Relevant to Managers
Appendix B: Occupations Mentioned in the Bible
Appendix C: Technology in the Bible
Appendix D: The Christian as Manager and Leader: A Small-Group Study Guide

Case 1 - The J.M. Smucker Company Culture
Case 2 - The Burger War: In-N-Out Burger
Case 3 - eHarmony.com
Case 4 - The New Fitness Club
Case 5 - R. W. Beckett Corporation: Corporate Culture
Case 6 - Cardone Industries: Chaplain Program
Case 7 - Ethics, Decision-Making, and Responsibility: Tough Call Knowing Someone Loses
Case 8 - Coping with Scandal: Individual Redemption and Organizational Recovery
Case 9 - Choice of an Executive Assistant
Case 10 - How Gay Friendly Should Your Workplace Be?

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