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Management 14th Edition

Develop with the confidence and innovative skills to lead in today's rapidly changing, turbulent business environment with Daft's market-leading MANAGEMENT, 14E. This reader-friendly presentation blends coverage of the latest managerial theories and emerging trends with a strong foundation in best management practices. New personal feedback inventories let you evaluate your strengths, while updated engagement exercises and applications guide you in expanding management competencies, harnessing your creativity and putting theory into practice. Recent research, organized around the four functions of management, helps you look beyond traditional techniques to consider a full breadth of progressive management solutions. Numerous new examples and cases from familiar organizations bring the practice of management into clear focus. In addition, MindTap online video cases, interactive exercises and applications further equip you to achieve exceptional results in your managerial role. Read More

Richard L. Daft

©2022

Mgmt 12th Edition

Learn MANAGEMENT YOUR Way with MGMT! Extensively updated to reflect the latest research in the field, MGMT makes concepts and theories accessible and relevant with timely, interesting examples of their applications at real businesses. Now available with MindTap, the digital learning solution designed to help you think and act like a manager. MGMT’s easy-reference, textbook presents course content through visually engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. With the textbook or on its own, MindTap for MGMT allows you to learn on your terms. Read or listen to textbook and study with the aid of instructor notifications, flashcards and practice quizzes. Track your scores and stay motivated toward your goals. Whether you have more work to do or are ahead of the curve, you’ll know where you need to focus your efforts. Read More

Chuck Williams

©2022

Healthcare Human Resource Management 4th Edition

Master the unique aspects of healthcare HRM that are most relevant to your success with Flynn/Valentine/Meglich's HEALTHCARE HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, 4E. This edition's focused, specialized approach is ideal -- whether you are preparing to work in healthcare or are currently a healthcare practitioner, consultant and managerial professional seeking to advance. This distinctive approach provides the most current, topical information on healthcare management in today's ever-changing industry. The latest organizational examples, scenarios and illustrations keep you ahead of the curve, while thorough discussions explore the rising demand for healthcare professionals against the backdrop of worker shortages and the continuing national debate on healthcare reform. Equip yourself with best practices as this edition examines how challenges, such as the COVID-19 pandemic response, drug and alcohol use by healthcare employees and medical errors, impact HR function. Read More

Walter J. Flynn| Sean Valentine| Patricia Meglich

©2022

Human Resource Development 8th Edition

Discover the challenges, rewards and most recent advancements in the field of human resource development today with Werner's HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT, 8E. This powerful edition addresses each aspects of human resource development -- from orientation and skills training to careers, management and organizational development. Updated content integrates more than 1,000 new citations and draws from the latest professional and academic organizations, while expanded coverage prepares you to effectively address international issues, diversity and inclusion. Interesting chapter-opening cases, practical end-of-chapter exercises and meaningful discussions highlight how a variety of organizations today have effectively translated leading human resource development concepts and theories into effective practice. Read More

Jon M. Werner

©2022

Global Strategy 5th Edition

The world’s best-selling global business strategy text, Peng's GLOBAL STRATEGY, 5E uses a reader-friendly approach to help you master principles of strategic management from a truly global perspective. This edition emphasizes strategy around the globe using evidence-driven explanations with the latest research. A conversational style emphasizes the story behind the stories, while encouraging discussion. Timely debates address strategic issues, such as globalization versus de-globalization, offshoring versus non-offshoring and social media freedom of speech versus censorship. You also examine building an antitrust case against Big Tech and reducing income inequality via corporate social responsibility (CSR). Lively strategy-in-action boxes and numerous cases -- including brief, to-the-point integrative cases written with today’s time-starved students in mind -- present current topics in every chapter. Read More

Mike Peng

©2022

Fundamentals Of Management 10th Edition

Master the process of management with the skills-based, functional approach in Griffin’s FUNDAMENTALS OF MANAGEMENT, 10E. Timely content focuses on active planning, leading, organizing and controlling as you examine emerging management topics. New discussions explore the impact of technology, the importance of a green business environment, the need to adapt in changing times, ethical challenges and the role of diversity. This is one of the first management books to examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and its resulting economic turmoil. New cases and updated learning features support an effective balance of classic theory and contemporary practice. Hundreds of contemporary examples highlight organizations such as Starbucks, Hilton Hotels and Quicken Loans. New MindTap digital resources further guide you in thinking and acting like a successful manager with learning, application and study modules for each chapter. Immediate feedback and links to the printed book also help you prepare for exams. Read More

Ricky Griffin

©2022

Management 13th Edition

Master the process of management with the skills-based, functional approach in Griffin’s MANAGEMENT, 13E. Timely content focuses on active planning, leading, organizing and controlling as you examine emerging management topics. New discussions explore the impact of technology, the importance of a green business environment, the need to adapt in changing times, ethical challenges and the role of diversity. This is one of the first management books to examine the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and its resulting economic turmoil. New cases and updated learning features support an effective balance of classic theory and contemporary practice. Hundreds of current examples highlight organizations such as Starbucks, Hilton Hotels, Quicken Loans and Honey Pot. New MindTap digital resources further guide you in thinking and acting like a successful manager with learning, application and study modules for each chapter. Immediate feedback and links to the printed book help you prepare for exams. Read More

Ricky W. Griffin

©2022

Leadership & Management: Theory And Practice 8th Edition

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COLE/JOHNS/MARSHALL/RULE/WALSH/NOBLE

©2022

Project Management Essentials 2nd Edition

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LINTON/WALSH

©2022

Organisational Behaviour: Engaging People And Organisations 1st Edition

Organisational Behaviour: Engaging People and Organisations covers five levels of analysis: environment, individual, groups, leadership and organisation, and demonstrates how each area relates to one another. The text takes a contemporary approach to organisational behaviour – one that aims to understand, rather than control, human behaviour in organisations. It presents you with real-world workplace experiences and challenges the managerial perspective by discussing and examining issues for employees. Read More

Ricky W. Griffin| Jean M. Phillips| Stanley M. Gully| Andrew Creed| Lynn Gribble| Moira Watson

©2021

Management 7th Edition

Management provides a balance of broad, theoretical content with an engaging, easy-to-understand writing style. It covers the four key management functions: planning, organising, leading, and controlling – conveying the elements of a manager's working day. Real-life local and international examples showcase the ongoing changes in the management world. Focusing on a 'skills approach', they bring concepts to life, supporting motivation, confidence and mastery. Each part includes a case study, for example, car company Toyota as it faces managerial challenges and opportunities in the region. Read More

Danny Samson| Timothy Donnet| Richard L. Daft

©2021

Organization Theory & Design 13th Edition

Discover the most progressive thinking about organizations today as acclaimed author Richard Daft balances recent, innovative ideas with proven classic theories and effective business practices. Daft’s best-selling ORGANIZATION THEORY AND DESIGN presents a captivating, compelling snapshot of contemporary organizations and the concepts driving their success. Learn about the design of new organizational forms, such as platform-based digital organizations (Amazon, Uber, Facebook) and dual-purpose organizations that provide self-sustaining social welfare benefits to society. Recognized as one of the most systematic, well-organized texts in the market, the 13th edition of ORGANIZATION THEORY AND DESIGN helps both current and future managers thoroughly prepare for the challenges of today’s business world. This revision showcases some of the most current examples and research alongside time-tested principles. Readers see how many of today’s well-known organizations thrive amidst a rapidly changing, highly competitive international environment. New learning features provide opportunities for readers to apply concepts and refine personal business skills and insights. Read More

Richard L. Daft

©2021

Moral Issues In Business 4th Edition

Moral Issues in Business examines business ethics in the context of the important moral and ethical issues encountered by Australian and New Zealand businesses and organisations. You will also get an understanding of the moral, social, and economic environments within which those problems occur. The text then helps you develop the necessary reasoning and analytical skills you need to resolve these problems. Read More

William Shaw| Vincent Barry| Donata Muntean| Theodora Issa| Gerard Ilott| Bevan Catley

©2021

AE PKG ORGB (With Mindtap 1 Term Printed Access Card) 6th Edition

Learn Organizational Behavior YOUR Way with ORGB! ORGB’s easy-reference, paperback textbook presents course content through visually engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. With the textbook or on its own, ORGB Online allows easy exploration of ORGB anywhere, anytime--including on your device! Collect your notes, browse interactive content and create StudyBits as you go to remember what’s important. Then, either use preset study resources or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content and track your progress with Concept Tracker--all in one place and at an affordable price! Read More

Debra Nelson| James Campbell Quick

©2021

AE PKG HR (With Mindtap Printed Access Card) 5th Edition

Learn human resource management YOUR Way with DeNisi/Griffin's HR, 5E from 4LTR Press. This easy-reference printed book with powerful online digital learning support guides you through mastering today's human resource management concepts and skills. Visually engaging chapters offer helpful study tools like Chapter Review Cards that consolidate review material into a ready-made study tool. HR, 5E's MindTap allows you to easily explore HR anywhere, anytime - including on your device. Collect your notes and use preset study resources or personalize easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content and track your progress with Concept Tracker to focus your efforts and reach your human resource management learning goals. Choose HR, 5E for the human resource management learning support you need -- all in one place and all at an affordable price. Read More

Angelo DeNisi| Ricky Griffin

©2021

AE Entrepreneurship: Theory, Process, Practice 11th Edition

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THEORY, PROCESS, PRACTICE, 11e, combines a practical, step-by-step approach with a theoretical foundation to form a basic framework for understanding the theory, processes, and practice of entrepreneurship. Recognized for over 30 years as one of the leading books in the field, the aim of the text and accompanying MindTap® learning suite is to present the most current thinking in entrepreneurship, as well as to provide learners with experiential learning activities that challenge them to apply ideas and develop useful entrepreneurial skills. This edition has been updated to include current developments and issues in this explosive field. Read More

Donald F. Kuratko

©2020

AE Organizational Behavior: Managing People And Organizations 13th Edition

Griffin/Phillips/Gully's applied approach in ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR: MANAGING PEOPLE AND ORGANIZATIONS, 13E balances classic management ideas with today's most recent organizational behavior developments and trends. Your students learn to think and act like successful managers as this edition examines the fundamentals of employee behavior. Numerous learning features, including clear explanations of key terms, evaluations of the latest research findings and chapter-opening Real-World Challenges create a reader-friendly approach. Memorable examples from well-known organizations complement the book's in-chapter organizational cases, end-of-chapter exercises, self-assessments, video cases and exercises. Students focus on OB's most pressing issues and learn to develop practical solutions as they develop the skills, tools and resources to compete effectively within the world of organizational change. Read More

Ricky W. Griffin| Jean M. Phillips| Stanley M. Gully

©2020

Organizational Behavior 13th Edition

Prepare to think and act like a successful manager with the powerful insights, proven concepts and reader-friendly approach found in Griffin/Phillips/Gully's ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR: MANAGING PEOPLE AND ORGANIZATIONS, 13E. This edition equips you with the skills and practical understanding to meet modern management challenges. Examine the fundamentals of employee behavior with balanced coverage of classic management ideas and the most recent organizational behavior developments and contemporary trends. Memorable examples from well-known organizations and managers throughout the book complement numerous cases and features that focus on pressing issues and practical solutions. You also scrutinize your personal strengths and explore areas where you need further development with self-assessment activities and end-of-chapter activities designed to improve your skills. Read More

Ricky W. Griffin| Jean M. Phillips| Stanley M. Gully

©2020

Management 2nd Edition

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Richard L. Daft| Alan Benson| Brian Henry

©2020

Organization Development And Change 1st Edition

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Thomas G. Cummings| Christopher G. Worley| Paul Donovan

©2020

Management Theory And Practice 9th Edition

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Gerald A Cole| Phil Kelly

©2020

Strategy 7th Edition

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Bob de Wit

©2020

Organization Theory & Design 4th Edition

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Richard L. Daft| Jonathan Murphy| Hugh Willmott

©2020

Strategic Management: Concepts And Cases 13th Edition

Examine strategic management with the market-leading book that sets the standard as today's most intellectually rich, practical analysis of strategic management. Written by prominent management scholars and award-winning instructors, Hitt/Ireland/Hoskisson's STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: COMPETITIVENESS AND GLOBALIZATION, 13E incorporates cutting-edge research and new examples from more than 600 companies to reveal how firms effectively use the strategic management process. This edition combines a classic industrial organization model with a resource-based view of the firm to demonstrate how businesses establish competitive advantages and create value for stakeholders in the global marketplace. You study how firms govern themselves, the value of strategic alliances to global companies and the value firms create by melding strategic management and entrepreneurial behaviors when competing. MindTap online learning solution is also available with new real-world activities designed to help you outperform and excel as a strategic leader. Read More

Michael A. Hitt| R. Duane Ireland| Robert E. Hoskisson

©2020

Strategic Management 13th Edition

MindTap for Hill/Schilling/Jones' Strategic Management: Theory & Cases, 13th helps you learn on your terms. INSTANT ACCESS IN YOUR POCKET. Take advantage of the MindTap Mobile App to learn on your terms. Read or listen to textbooks and study with the aid of instructor notifications, flashcards and practice quizzes. MINDTAP HELPS YOU CREATE YOUR OWN POTENTIAL. GEAR UP FOR ULTIMATE SUCCESS. Track your scores and stay motivated toward your goals. Whether you have more work to do or are ahead of the curve, you’ll know where you need to focus your efforts. And the MindTap Green Dot will charge your confidence along the way. MINDTAP HELPS YOU OWN YOUR PROGRESS. MAKE YOUR TEXTBOOK YOURS. No one knows what works for you better than you. Highlight key text, add notes and create custom flashcards. When it’s time to study, everything you’ve flagged or noted can be gathered into a guide you can organize. Read More

Charles W. L. Hill| Melissa A. Schilling| Gareth R. Jones

©2020

Human Resource Management 16th Edition

Prepare for HR and career success with the book that has set the standard for excellence in human resource management. Valentine/Meglich/Mathis/Jackson's HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, 16E offers today's most current look at HRM and its impact on the success of organizations today. A leading resource in preparing for professional HR certification, this edition ensures you are familiar with all major topics for professional examinations from the Society for Human Resource Management and Human Resource Certification Institute. You examine the latest HR research as well as HR theory in contemporary practice. This edition highlights emerging trends driving change in HRM today, including technology, globalization, competencies and HR metrics. Accompanying MindTap digital resources offer a personalized, online learning platform with a tailored presentation created by your instructor. MindTap's Learning Path Navigator guides you in completing reading assignments, annotating readings, finishing homework and checking your understanding with quizzes and assessments. Read More

Sean Valentine| Patricia Meglich| Robert L. Mathis| John H. Jackson

©2020

The Psychology Of Work And Organizations 3rd Edition

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Stephen A. Woods| Michael A. West

©2020

Understanding Management 11th Edition

Discover the keys to management success as Daft/Marcic's UNDERSTANDING MANAGEMENT, 11E integrates classic management principles with today's latest management ideas. This captivating, market-leading edition focuses on management and entrepreneurial issues within small to midsize companies -- where you are most likely to begin your career – while still addressing challenges in larger global enterprises. Numerous new examples from today's food business further reflect today's trends. You gain valuable insights as you examine best practices in current management. This streamlined edition helps you build practical skills with engaging examples, skill-building and application exercises in every chapter. You examine how change demands innovation and how innovation requires forward-thinking and flexible leaders and organizations. Learn to become the successful manager who seizes business opportunities and leads change. Read More

Richard L. Daft| Dorothy Marcic

©2020

Entrepreneurship: Theory, Process, Practice 11th Edition

Learn the true process of a successful entrepreneur with ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THEORY, PROCESS, PRACTICE, 11e! Presenting the most current thinking in this explosive field, this renowned entrepreneurship text provides a practical, step-by-step approach that makes learning easy. It incorporates up-to-the-minute information about trending topics such as The Lean Startup methodology and design innovation. The accompanying MindTap® Learning Suite challenges you to apply what you've learned as you complete a unique set of activities designed to help you sharpen your entrepreneurial skills. You'll tackle activities that challenge you to experience the world of new venture creation or corporate innovation first hand. This book will be your guide to understanding the entrepreneurial challenges of tomorrow, and MindTap® will teach you the necessary skills to become a leader in the industry. Read More

Donald F. Kuratko

©2020

Strategic Management Awareness And Change 9th Edition

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John Thompson| Jonathan M. Scott| Frank Martin

©2020

Organisational Change 7th Edition

Organisation Change: Development and Transformation looks at the development of organisations and the ways organisations evolve to reflect what’s going on around them, as well as ways you can approach this transformation. The text also discusses the future directions of change management, and why gaining a competitive advantage is the goal of many organisations. To emphasise the relationship between theory to practice, this text provides 10 local and international case studies, descriptions from practitioners and a range of online cases. Read More

Dianne Waddell| Andrew Creed| Thomas G. Cummings| Christopher G. Worley

©2020

Launching New Ventures 8th Edition

LAUNCHING NEW VENTURES, 8e provides tomorrow's entrepreneurs with the tools to launch a successful new business in a global marketplace today. When you have completed this book and its activities, you will not be able to make a wise decision about whether entrepreneurship is for you, you will have learned and practiced the skills and tools needed for success. Even if you decide that entrepreneurship is not for you, the skills and tools you will have acquired will be valuable in any career you choose because every career is associated with business. You will find that the book has a journalistic style, so it’s very readable. And with the new inline digital activities, you’ll be able to break up your reading with a learning activity to reinforce what you’ve read. Part One introduces the foundations of entrepreneurship and helps you understand the entrepreneur’s journey including the kinds of decisions that entrepreneurs make. It also explains the opportunity creation process and the tasks that you must undertake before starting a business. Part Two addresses the heart of entrepreneurial activity -- the development and testing of a new business model through feasibility analysis. Here you will learn the tools and skills needed to validate an opportunity, build a founding team, and estimate startup requirements. Part Three focuses on the planning that goes into designing an effective, scalable startup organization including a marketing plan. It also addresses the key topics of ethics, social responsibility, and the legal form of organization. Part Four looks at planning for growth and change in your new organization and includes growth funding, growth strategies, accessing the public markets, and planning for harvest and exit. Read More

Kathleen R. Allen

©2020

Small Business Management 19th Edition

Follow your dream of owning a successful small business with the insights found in Longenecker/Petty/Palich/Hoy's market-leading SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT: LAUNCHING AND GROWING ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES, 19E. This market-leading book provides the practical concepts, entrepreneurial insights, and comprehensive resources you'll find essential both now and throughout your management future. The book places you in the role of decision-maker, allowing you to immediately apply what you've learned to current challenges in today's small businesses. The authors provide the background you need to create, manage and analyze a business plan for your own venture. Unforgettable examples, current video cases and coverage of the most current developments in business management today keep this engaging book as current and practical now as it was when it led the market with its first edition more than 50 years ago. Read More

Justin G. Longenecker| J. William Petty| Leslie E. Palich| Frank Hoy

©2020

AE Understanding Management 11th Edition

Prepare students for management success as Daft/Marcic's market-leading UNDERSTANDING MANAGEMENT, 11E integrates classic management principles with today's latest management ideas. Acclaimed authors Richard Daft and Dorothy Marcic focus on management and entrepreneurial issues within small to midsize companies -- where most students begin their careers -- in addition to addressing issues in today's larger global enterprises. Students study best practices in management as they build practical skills for future or current careers. Memorable examples and numerous skill-building and application exercises packed into every chapter deepen understanding and help students refine management abilities. This streamlined edition closely examines how change demands innovation and how innovation requires forward-thinking and flexible leaders and organizations. A complete support package with high-impact digital options, including MindTap and Write Experience, helps you prepare students to seize business opportunities and lead change. Read More

Richard L. Daft| Dorothy Marcic

©2020

Hr 5th Edition

Learn human resource management your way with DeNisi/Griffin's HR, 5E from 4LTR Press. This inviting, easy-reference book guides you through mastering human resource management concepts and skills. Visually engaging, brief chapters offer numerous learning features and helpful study tools like Chapter Review Cards that consolidate review material into a ready-made study tool. You choose the format that best suits your learning preferences. HR, 5E is perfect if you prefer to use the printed book as your primary learning tool and reference resource for refining your human resource management skills. Read More

Angelo DeNisi| Ricky Griffin

©2020

MGMT4 With Mindtap 4th Edition

MGMT4 is a highly visual and engaging resource that takes an innovative approach to learning. It gives you concise, complete coverage of the subject and will help you learn the principles of management. MGMT4 is supported by online learning tools that provide you with the resources you need to succeed in your introductory management course. New, print versions of this book come with bonus online study tools on the MindTap platform. If you would prefer a digital-only option, purchase MindTap for MGMT4. When you purchase MindTap you receive all the online study tools along with the eBook version of your textbook. Plus, take course materials with you – anytime, anywhere on the Cengage Mobile app! Your instructor will provide you with a course link to unlock MindTap. Read More

Chuck Williams| Alan McWilliams| Rob Lawrence| Wahed Waheduzzaman

©2020

Human Resource Management 10th Edition

Human Resource Management: Strategy and Practice provides you with key concepts and practical information that you will use in your study of human resource management. A range of contemporary regional and international examples are included alongside detailed coverage on the future of work and emerging issues in human resource management. The Australian HR Institute (AHRI) has endorsed Human Resource Management: Strategy and Practice. Read More

Alan Nankervis| Marian Baird| Dr Jane Coffey| John Shields

©2020

ORGB (With Mindtap 1 Term Printed Access Card) 6th Edition

Learn Organizational Behavior YOUR Way with ORGB! ORGB’s easy-reference, paperback textbook presents course content through visually engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. With the textbook or on its own, ORGB Online allows easy exploration of ORGB anywhere, anytime--including on your device! Collect your notes, browse interactive content and create StudyBits as you go to remember what’s important. Then, either use preset study resources or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content and track your progress with Concept Tracker--all in one place and at an affordable price! Read More

Debra Nelson| James Campbell Quick

©2020

Orgb 6th Edition

Learn Organizational Behavior YOUR Way with ORGB! ORGB’s easy-reference, paperback textbook presents course content through visually engaging chapters as well as Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. With the textbook or on its own, ORGB Online allows easy exploration of ORGB anywhere, anytime--including on your device! Collect your notes, browse interactive content and create StudyBits as you go to remember what’s important. Then, either use preset study resources or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time. Make and review flashcards, review related content and track your progress with Concept Tracker--all in one place and at an affordable price! Read More

Debra Nelson| James Campbell Quick

©2020

AE Strategic Management: An Integrated Approach: Theory & Cases

This edition introduces today's accumulated knowledge of strategic management scholarship in a way that is extremely accessible to students with engaging, cutting-edge research and 31 short and long case studies from well-known, leading global companies. MindTap for Hill/Schilling/Jones' STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT, AN INTEGRATED APPROACH: THEORY & CASES, 13E is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course -- to provide engaging content, to customize, to challenge every individual and to build their confidence. MindTap Management presents helps students learn to think and act like managers with activities and assessments that allow students to learn by experience, equipping them with the skills they need to be able to think strategically. Through a variety of experiential and applications-focused activities, MindTap provides the tools for a more interactive and engaging course experience. MindTap: Powered by You Customizable activities teach students to problem-solve and think like managers. The Cornerstone to Capstone Quiz assesses prior knowledge and provides robust feedback. "You Make the Decision" activities, video quizzes and experiential exercises allow students to experience concepts within the context of real-world scenarios. Group projects in the app provide a collaborative learning environment for students to complete group case analysis projects synchronously. In addition, the Adaptive Test Prep helps students study for exams. Read More

Charles W. L. Hill| Melissa A. Schilling| Gareth R. Jones

©2020

AE Strategic Management: An Integrated Approach: Theory 13th Edition

This edition introduces today's accumulated knowledge of strategic management scholarship in a way that is extremely accessible to students with engaging, cutting-edge research and 31 short and long case studies from well-known, leading global companies. MindTap for Hill/Schilling/Jones' STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT, AN INTEGRATED APPROACH: THEORY & CASES, 13E is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course -- to provide engaging content, to customize, to challenge every individual and to build their confidence. MindTap Management presents helps students learn to think and act like managers with activities and assessments that allow students to learn by experience, equipping them with the skills they need to be able to think strategically. Through a variety of experiential and applications-focused activities, MindTap provides the tools for a more interactive and engaging course experience. MindTap: Powered by You Customizable activities teach students to problem-solve and think like managers. The Cornerstone to Capstone Quiz assesses prior knowledge and provides robust feedback. "You Make the Decision" activities, video quizzes and experiential exercises allow students to experience concepts within the context of real-world scenarios. Group projects in the app provide a collaborative learning environment for students to complete group case analysis projects synchronously. In addition, the Adaptive Test Prep helps students study for exams. Read More

Charles W. L. Hill| Melissa A. Schilling| Gareth R. Jones

©2020

AE Strategic Management: Competitiveness And Globalization: Concepts And Case 13th Edition

Introduce students to strategic management with the market-leading text that sets the standard for this course. Written by today's most prominent management scholars and award-winning instructors, Hitt/Ireland/Hoskisson's STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: COMPETITIVENESS AND GLOBALIZATION, 13E provides an intellectually rich, yet practical, analysis of strategic management. The authors combine a classic industrial organization model with a resource-based view of the firm to clearly demonstrate how today's businesses establish competitive advantages and create value for stakeholders. Also included at no additional charge are 20 leading business cases, carefully selected by the authors, which cover several US and international businesses across many industries. Cutting-edge research provides a strong global focus and helps students more accurately interpret the actions of more than 600 emerging and established companies that are striving to serve stakeholders and gain a competitive advantage over their rivals. Almost all Opening Cases are new to this edition as they introduce chapter concepts to readers. Updates to this edition's other cases provide fresh insights and reflect the latest developments. All-new mini cases in each chapter offer new contexts of study. In addition, MindTap online learning solution offers resources to help prepare your students to excel as strategic leaders, including You Make the Decision exercises, What Would You Do video activities and adaptive test prep. Read More

Michael A. Hitt| R. Duane Ireland| Robert E. Hoskisson

©2020

Project Management Essentials Revised Edition 1st Edition

Learn the framework for delivering successful project outcomes. An essential tool for students of project management. This text combines the disciplines of the internationally recognised Project Management Body of Knowledge with the practical techniques that are used in the project management profession in Australia today. Essential project management practices are unlocked in an easy to understand manner that draws on relevant examples from project management professions within Australia. Suitable for students studying Business, Information Technology, Engineering and Architecture, and also: BSB07 - Business Services Training Package BSB41513 - Certificate IV in Project Management Practice BSB51415 - Diploma of Project Management BSBPMG522A - Undertake project work Part 1 of the text follows the project lifecycle; Part 2 focuses on the nine key knowledge areas of project management. Read More

Therese Linton

©2020

AE Organization Theory & Design 13th Edition

Introduce your students to the most progressive thinking about organizations today as acclaimed author Richard Daft balances recent, innovative ideas with proven classic theories and effective business practices. Daft’s best-selling ORGANIZATION THEORY AND DESIGN presents a captivating, compelling snapshot of contemporary organizations and the concepts driving their success. Recognized as one of the most systematic, well-organized texts in the market, the 13th edition of ORGANIZATION THEORY AND DESIGN helps current and future managers prepare for the challenges of today's business world. The new edition features important revisions, including a new chapter on Designs for Social Impact: Dual-Purpose Organizations and a new chapter on Designs for Digital Organizations and Big Data. Other new topics include Reverse Innovation, Artificial Intelligence, Social Network Analysis and Holacracy Team-Based Structure. In addition, the text continues its tradition of incorporating the most current examples and research alongside time-tested principles. Students see how many of today’s well-known organizations have learned to cope and even thrive amidst a rapidly changing, highly competitive international environment. Featured organizations include Facebook, Uber, Amazon, Disney/Pixar, Southwest Airlines, Barnes & Noble, and Cisco Systems and dozens of other companies, many from other countries. Organization studies, proven cases, and illustrations provide the insights necessary to better understand modern organizations, while new and proven learning features give your students opportunities to apply concepts and refine their personal business skills and insights. Read More

Richard L. Daft

©2020

Managing Human Resources 18th Edition

PRODUCT ONLY AVAILABLE WITHIN CENGAGE UNLIMITED. Snell/Morris/Bohlander's market-leading MANAGING HUMAN RESOURCES builds on a foundation of research and theory with an inviting, practical framework that focuses on critical HR issues and practices. More than 500 memorable examples from a variety of real organizations illustrate key points and connect concepts to current HR practice. Fresh examples throughout the seventeenth edition spotlight the latest developments and critical trends, while hands-on applications focus on practical tips and suggestions. Demonstrating how HR impacts both individuals and organizations, this resource helps students learn to think like managers -- and develop competencies that will enable them to succeed in their future careers. Read More

Scott Snell| Shad Morris

©2019

Entrepreneurship: Theory, Process, Practice, An Asia Edition 1st Edition

Among the top five countries to start a business, four—Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand—are from Asia. Yet, despite the growing prominence of countries outside of North America and Europe in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, much of what we learn about entrepreneurship comes from these countries. This book provides its readers with key foundational knowledge in entrepreneurship theory and practice, especially how the regulatory, demographic, social, economic, and political conditions in Asia enable (or sometimes hinder) enterprising individuals to start, develop, and grow their business ventures. Whether you are a student, educator, or participant (or even observer) in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, you will find this a useful introduction to entrepreneurship in Asia. You will find the numerous vignettes of entrepreneurs and Asian businesses to be illuminating, interesting, and instructive. Readers can expect to gain a comprehensive overview of practices and frameworks pertinent to entrepreneurship. Examples include the intellectual property considerations in Asia, challenges faced by entrepreneurs, and navigating how business ventures internationalize. Read More

Donald F. Kuratko| Sarah Cheah Lai Yin| Foo Maw Der

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AE Business Ethics: Ethical Decision Making And Cases 12th Edition

Packed with cases, exercises, simulations and practice tests, Ferrell/Fraedrich/Ferrell's market-leading BUSINESS ETHICS: ETHICAL DECISION MAKING AND CASES, 12E thoroughly covers the complex environment in which managers confront ethical decision-making. Using a proven managerial framework, the authors address concepts, processes and best practices within successful business ethics programs. Students learn how to integrate ethics into key strategic business decisions. Revisions highlight new legislation affecting business ethics, the most up-to-date examples, best practices of high-profile organizations, and 20 new or updated original cases. MindTap online resources let students master concepts through hands-on application. Two new YouTube® videos with worksheets for each chapter illustrate or build upon important concepts and support a "flipped classroom" or "learning lab" philosophy. Read More

O. C. Ferrell| John Fraedrich| Linda Ferrell

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AE Fundamentals Of Management 9th Edition

MindTap Management for Griffin's Fundamentals of Management, 9th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and learning experience. Customize the interactive syllabi, emphasize the most important topics, and add your own material or notes in the eBook. The outcome-driven application helps you challenge every student, build their confidence, and empower them to be unstoppable. Students can synchronously work together on experiential exercises to create videos, write papers, deliver presentations and more. Interactive Self Assessments help engage students by helping them make personal connections to the content presented in the chapter. Our homework solution allows students to think and act like managers. Our adaptive learning solution provides customized questions, text, and video resources based on student proficiency. Read More

Ricky Griffin

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