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Exploring Management, 5th Edition

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This text is an unbound, three hole punched version. Access to WileyPLUS sold separately.

Exploring Management
 supports teaching and learning of core management concepts by presenting material in a straight-forward, conversational style with a strong emphasis on application. With a focus on currency, high-interest examples and pedagogy that encourages critical thinking and personal reflection, this text is the perfect balance between what students need and what instructors want.
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Table of Contents

Managers and Management

1 Managers and the Management Process: Everyone becomes a manager someday. 

2 Ethics and Social Responsibility: Character doesn’t stay home when we go to work. 

Planning and Controlling

3 Managers as Decision Makers: There is no substitute for a good decision. 

4 Plans and Planning Techniques: Get there faster with objectives. 

5 Controls and Control Systems: What gets measured happens. 

6 Strategy and Strategic Management: Insight and hard work deliver results. 

Organizing

7 Organization Structure and Design: It’s all about working together. 

8 Organizational Cultures, Innovation, and Change: Adaptability and values set the tone.

9 Human Resource Management: Nurturing turns potential into performance. 

Leading

10 Leadership: A leader lives in each of us. 

11 Individual Behavior: There’s beauty in individual differences. 

12 Motivation: Respect unlocks human potential. 

13 Teams and Teamwork: Two heads really can be better than one. 

14 Communication: Listening is the key to understanding. 

Environment

15 Diversity and Global Cultures: There are new faces in the neighborhood.

16 Globalization and International Business: Going global isn’t just for travelers.

17 Entrepreneurship and Small Business: Taking risks can make dreams come true.

Skill-Building Portfolio SB-1

Cases for Critical Thinking C-1

Online Module: Management Learning

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New To This Edition

Author Addition: Daniel Bachrach, of the University of Alabama brings a fresh perspective and technology emphasis to the new edition.

WileyPLUS Learning Space: A new teaching and learning system developed by Wiley, WileyPLUS Learning Space embraces and leverages concepts of collaborative learning. Students can communicate with each other at the point of learning and the typical course management features integrate seamlessly.

Flip the Classroom: The flipping the classroom guide (and content in WPLS) enables instructors to easily use the text and WPLS in flipping their classroom for Principles of Management.

Chapter 2 Online: Chapter 2 on Management Learning is now available as an online chapter, which enhances accessibility by focusing students on the most important concepts.

Updates: We’ve updated Ethics Check, Facts to Consider, Hot Topics, Quick Cases and all other cases in the text. This will provide students with fresh examples for learning.

•Author Lecture Videos: Created by new co-author Daniel Bachrach of the University of Alabama, these short video clips reinforce key concepts from each learning objective and are integrated into the e-text throughout WPLS. They aid in flipping the classroom in both a traditional or hybrid course.
 
•ORION adpative Practice - This adaptive, personalized learning experience delivers easy-to-use analytics so you can see exactly where your students excel and where they need help. Available within WileyPLUS Learning Space “
Author Lecture Videos: Created by new co-author Daniel Bachrach of the University of Alabama, these short video clips reinforce key concepts from each learning objective and are integrated into the e-text throughout WPLS. They aid in flipping the classroom in both a traditional or hybrid course.

• ORION Adaptive Practice - This adaptive, personalized learning experience delivers easy-to-use analytics so you can see exactly where your students excel and where they need help. Available within WileyPLUS Learning Space

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The Wiley Advantage

Student-Centered Design: Organized by study objectives and broken up into more manageable sections of material, the design of the text supports students reading textbooks and mastering concepts.

Integrated Study Guide: one-page checkpoints at the end of each section provide a quick review and opportunity for self-assessment.

Applied Pedagogy: features like skill builders, active learning activities and team projects give students frequent opportunities to apply management concepts.

Experiential Exercises: class activities offered throughout the text provide opportunities for discussion and debate.

Skill-Building Portfolio: This section includes self-assessments, class exercises and team projects, which correspond to every chapter in the text (with teaching notes in the Instructor s Manual).

WileyPLUS Learning Space: WileyPLUS Learning Space provides instructors and students a dynamic learning environment in which to interact at the point of learning. Both students and instructors can utilize the system or bring in outside resources to aid in learning. Offering instructors a new methodology for engaging and assessing their students and/or flipping the classroom, this new system also allows students to take responsibility for their own learning.
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Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
Business Hot Topics
Encourage critical thinking with Business Hot Topics. Written by leading professionals and academics, these chapter length modules cover a range of topics relating to trends in the business world—from Sustainability Reporting to Social Media and more. Available for WileyPLUS Learning Space only.
CBS News Lecture Launcher Videos
Short video clips developed from CBS News source materials provide an excellent starting point for lectures or for general class discussion. Teaching Notes are available and include video summaries and quiz and discussion questions.
Computerized Test Bank
Test your students' comprehension with this digital collection of fill-in-the-blank, multiple-choice, true/false, and free-response questions. Easily pick, choose, and incorporate questions to include in your student assessments. Wiley's CTB's allow you to tailor exams according to study objectives
Darden Business Cases
Through the Wiley Custom Select website, you can choose from thousands of cases from Darden Business Publishing to create a book with any combination of cases, Wiley textbook chapters and original material. Available with WileyPLUS Learning Space only.
Instructor's Resource Manual
Offers helpful teaching ideas, advice on course development, sample assignments, learning objectives, lecture outlines, class exercises, lecture notes, chapter reviews, and more!
Management Calendar
Including daily management tips.
PowerPoint Presentations
Our PowerPoint presentations contain a combination of key concepts allowing you to illustrate important topics with images, figures, and problems from the textbook.
Video Teaching Guide
This set of short video clips from current news programming provides an excellent starting point for lectures or for general classroom discussion. The Video Teaching Guide, prepared by Susan Berston, includes video summaries, approaches for using video in the classroom, and assessment questions for each video clip.
WileyPLUS
WileyPLUS and Blackboard Integration
WileyPLUS and ORION Adaptive Learning
WileyPLUS is now equipped with an adaptive learning module called ORION. Based on cognitive science, WileyPLUS with ORION, provides students with a personal, adaptive learning experience so they can build their proficiency on topics and use their study time most effectively. WileyPLUS with ORION helps students learn by learning about them.
Computerized Test Bank (Respondus)
Respondus is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard, ANGEL, Brightspace by D2L, Pearson eCollege, Canvas, Moodle, and other learning systems. Exams can be created offline using a familiar Windows environment, or moved from one LMS to another.
Test Bank
Test your students' comprehension with this digital collection of fill-in-the-blank, multiple-choice, true/false, and free-response questions.
Management Learning
Aims to help students understand the lessons of the classical management approaches, identify the contributions of the behavioral management approaches, and recognize the foundations of modern management thinking
Lecture PowerPoints
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Students Resources
Wiley Student Companion Site
PowerPoint Presentations
Our PowerPoint presentations contain a combination of key concepts allowing you to illustrate important topics with images, figures, and problems from the textbook.
WileyPLUS
WileyPLUS and Blackboard Integration
WileyPLUS and ORION Adaptive Learning
WileyPLUS is now equipped with an adaptive learning module called ORION. Based on cognitive science, WileyPLUS with ORION, provides students with a personal, adaptive learning experience so they can build their proficiency on topics and use their study time most effectively. WileyPLUS with ORION helps students learn by learning about them.
Management Learning
Aims to help students understand the lessons of the classical management approaches, identify the contributions of the behavioral management approaches, and recognize the foundations of modern management thinking
Practice quizzes
These quizzes give students a way to test themselves on course material before exams. Each chapter exam contains fill in the blank, application, and multiple choice questions that provide immediate feedback with the correct answer.
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Exploring Management, 5th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-119-14028-3
480 pages
October 2015, ©2017
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Exploring Management, Binder Ready Version, 5th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-119-11774-2
480 pages
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