Supervision Today!, 9th edition

  • David A. DeCenzo, 
  • Robert M. Wolter

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Overview

Supervision Today! helps you build your supervisory skills through real-life concepts and practice opportunities. Rich with examples and visual stimuli, the text accurately captures the responsibilities and challenges of a real supervisor's job -- preparing you to successfully supervise employees in your future career.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780137538218

Subject: Entrepreneurship

Category: Supervision Today!

Table of contents

Brief Contents

PART 1: DEFINING SUPERVISION AND SUPERVISORY CHALLENGES

  1. Supervision Fundamentals
  2. Supervision Challenges

PART 2: PLANNING, ORGANIZING, STAFFING, CONTROLLING, AND DECISION MAKING

  1. Planning and Goal Setting
  2. Organizing
  3. Staffing and Recruiting
  4. Controlling
  5. Problem Analysis and Decision Making

PART 3: MOTIVATING, LEADING, COMMUNICATING, AND DEVELOPING

  1. Motivating Followers
  2. Leading Followers
  3. Communicating Effectively
  4. Developing Groups

PART 4: APPRAISAL, SAFETY, NEGOTIATION, CHANGE, AND LABOR RELATIONS

  1. Performance Appraisal
  2. Workplace Health and Safety
  3. Conflict, Politics, Discipline, and Negotiation
  4. Change Management
  5. Supervision and Labor

POSTSCRIPT: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

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