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Description : Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Just the FACTS101 provides the essentials of the textbook: all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Facts101. Accompanies: 9781133365174. This item is printed on demand.
Description : Help future and current supervisors reach their full potential and inspire those working for them to achieve their best with Cassidy/Kreitner’s SUPERVISION: SETTING PEOPLE UP FOR SUCCESS. This much-anticipated text from successful professional Cassidy and experienced author Kreitner emphasizes the skills that are most important for success in today’s new economy, including exceptional communication and training skills as well as extraordinary people skills. The book provides a solid foundation in supervision basics, including planning, organizing, staffing, recruitment, decision-making, motivating employees, leading teams, handling conflicts, and much more. To support the book’s underlying theme of setting employees up for success, each chapter emphasizes the most effective strategies and techniques for becoming a highly effective supervisor. Students gain a solid understanding of the vast responsibilities today’s supervisors face and how to best approach these responsibilities, including the management of diverse and virtual teams. The text’s clear presentation weaves engaging interviews, intriguing case studies, and extensive real-world examples throughout each chapter to demonstrate how supervisors can spend more time setting their employees up for success and less time controlling and disciplining. A unique skills-based Supervisor’s Toolkit contains checklists, communication logs, self-assessment tools, and other critical supervision resources. Prepare your students to set people up for success as they achieve their personal best as effective supervisors in business today with Cassidy/Kreitner’s unique SUPERVISION: SETTING PEOPLE UP FOR SUCCESS. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : MANAGEMENT, 12th Edition takes a practical, student-oriented approach toward teaching management with an emphasis on current topics, including issues of diversity, ethics, and technology. The student-friendly content features references to pop culture and cites current publications of interest to students. In addition to providing the management framework and introducing students to contemporary management topics, the text provides experiential activities to get students thinking and acting like real-life managers. A robust network of supplements helps students to understand the hands-on, real-world application of chapter concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : ADMINISTRATION OF PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN is a tried and true guide for early childhood education students who want to be directors, and a comprehensive resource for those who are already directors. The text emphasizes the role of leaders/managers and their function in relation to new staff, while simultaneously addressing the needs of children, parents, and other staff. Comprehensive coverage includes a wide variety of information about relevant program elements as well as methods and principles related to supervising student teachers, assistant teachers, teachers, parents, and volunteers. Real-life scenarios equip working directors with problem-solving techniques; readers also learn best practices in child care program management. Highlights of the Eighth Edition include a fresh new design, a new chapter on family child care, up-to-date technology information, and a new section on managing aggressive or violent children. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Predominantly, finance and accounting texts are often geared towards accounting and finance professionals. Few texts are geared toward the practical knowledge needed by non-financial managers in the workplace. Our goal is to help the Information Technology professional to understand how numbers matter in an Information Technology department of a business, or for a Information Technology driven business.
Description : The new 14E focuces on preparing students for employment in an increasingly dynamic, digital, and global environment. Increased emphasis is given to helping students understand employers' expectations, build confidence, and develop into strong, competent employees and leaders. Administrative Professional 14e, has a brand new look, a great deal of new content, an abundance of practical applications, and a new website with new tools, activities and videos to engage students right from the start. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Business Ethics Now 4e by Andrew W. Ghillyer provides assistance to employees by taking a journey through the challenging world of business ethics at the ground level of the organization rather than flying through the abstract concepts and philosophical arguments at the treetop level. By examining issues and scenarios that relate directly to their work environment (and their degree of autonomy in that environment), employees can develop a clearer sense of how their corporate code of ethics relates to operational decisions made on a daily basis.