College student Self-administered case study
IntroductionВ toВ PoMВ вЂђВ
Case timeframe (Min):
Principles of Management (PoM)
Introduction to PoM
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moreВ onВ managerialВ
behaviourВ вЂђВ theВ clipВ andВ aВ
selectionВ ofВ theВ questionsВ
couldВ eitherВ beВ usedВ inВ aВ
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ThroughВ itsВ leadersВ andВ managers, В organisationsВ seekВ toВ doВ theВ rightВ thingВ (effectiveness)В asВ reflectedВ inВ theВ organisationalВ missionВ andВ goalsВ andВ toВ doВ thoseВ thingsВ efficiently, В thusВ keepingВ costsВ toВ aВ minimum. В InВ doingВ so, В theВ organisationВ willВ achieveВ itsВ purpose. В InВ thisВ caseВ study, В weВ askВ whatВ managementВ is, В givingВ considerationВ toВ theВ typesВ ofВ managerВ andВ managementВ functions.
DescribeВ whatВ isВ meantВ byВ theВ termВ management.
ExplainВ theВ functionsВ ofВ management.
DescribeВ theВ differentВ typesВ ofВ manager.
WhatВ isВ managementВ andВ whatВ areВ managers?
Case press В© London Business University 2008 -- 2009 - Case study В© Dr Phil cannella Kelly 2009
Pre course activities...
ReadВ Heike, В B., В Ghoshal, В S. В (2002), В 'BewareВ theВ BusyВ Manager', В HarvardВ BusinessВ Review, В Vol. В 80, В IssueВ 2, В pp. В 62В вЂђВ 69
Initially, if you are going for a taught supervision course then simply consult with your instructor and ensure that the case will not be scheduled into a teaching course or training. If it hasn't:
1 . Play/ read the media associated with the circumstance. You may need to access the Internet and enter a URL to locate any video clips. 2 . Attempt the Case examine questions.
Consider attempting the truth study as a group exercise; you could form a report group with fellow pupils. 3. Look into the suggested answers - bear in mind these are ideas only in addition to often a large number of possible answers. Discuss questions and answers with other college students.
4. If you feel your answer(s) were weakened then consider reading the relevant suggested psychic readings again (also see the case study suggested references).
Sumantra Ghoshal - CNN Advert.
URL/В MediaВ В description
http://www.london.edu/videoandaudio/sumantraghoshalcnndvert.html SumantraВ GhoshalВ discussesВ differentВ typesВ ofВ managersВ withinВ organisations.
Circumstance media В© London Organization School 08 - 2009 - Case study В© Doctor Phil Kelly 2009
CaseВ studyВ questions... В
WHAT IS MANAGEMENT?
In your groupings, brainstorm suggestions of what constitutes management and then create a definition. In your answer, you must make reference to the concept of effectiveness and efficiency and should discuss for what reason a focus on only one of those concepts can be unlikely to achieve success for the organisation.
TYPES OF DIRECTOR:
Inside your groups, discover and discuss the main functions associated with management (consider the job of Henri Fayol). Which will function do you really believe is quite important?
Not all managerial jobs are exactly the same just as only some managers are exactly the same. Managers vary in their thinking, values, personalities, philosophies, morals and total thinking and behaviour. They may occupy diverse positions within the organisational hierarchy and may will vary roles and responsibilities. Identify three types of director, based on the organisational pecking order and briefly outline the associated tasks.
MANAGEMENT FUNCTIONS IN THE TRANSNATIONAL ORGANISATION:
In the film clip, Sumantra Ghoshal examines different types of managers within organisations and shows that many engage in вЂUnproductive business' вЂ“ exactly why is this?
Go through Bartlett, C., Ghoshal, T. (1992), 'What Is a Global Manager? ', Harvard Business Review, SeptemberOctober 1992, pp. 124 - 132 and identify management roles inside the transnational.
Case press В© London Business Institution 2008 - 2009 -- Case study В© Dr Phil cannella Kelly 2009