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Management Today - Vantage Digital Option
Best Practices for the Modern Workplace



January 2020 | SAGE Publications, Inc
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Management Today: Best Practices for the Modern Workplace cuts through the noise by introducing students to evidence-based management theories, models, and strategies. Management Today: Best Practices for the Modern Workplace – Vantage Digital Option delivers the trusted content from Scandura's text on SAGE Vantage, an intuitive digital platform that features auto-graded assignments and interactive multimedia tools—including assignable video—all carefully designed to ignite student engagement and drive critical thinking. It offers easy course setup and enables students to better prepare for class. For a personalized demo, please contact your SAGE representative.

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About Management Today: Best Practices for the Modern Workplace

Management Today: Best Practices for the Modern Workplace
cuts through the noise by introducing students to evidence-based management theories, models, and strategies. Experiential activities, critical thinking questions, and self-assessments provide students with hands-on opportunities to practice essential management skills. Authors Terri A. Scandura and Kim Gower provide best practices and explore timely issues like emotional intelligence, cultural intelligence, and virtual teams. Real-world cases explore good and bad examples of management, including the college admissions scandal, Theranos, and Walmart. In-depth coverage of big data, data analytics, and technology ensures students are ready to thrive in today's workplace.

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KEY FEATURES of Management Today: Best Practices for the Modern Workplace
  • The author team brings over 45 years of experience teaching management, leadership, ethics, strategy, organizational behavior, negotiation, and an array of business topics, and practical experience as consultants within and outside their universities.
  • Experiential Activities engage students with selected industries of interest to them, such as the gaming industry, and encourages application of the material.
  • Self-Assessments give students the chance to learn something about themselves and apply the material.
  • Careers in Management features encourage students to explore careers in management with each chapter focusing on careers within that chapter’s area.
  • Fact or Fiction features illustrate provocative issues that students can debate in class or online assignments.
  • Current Case Studies, such as the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica and The College Admissions Scandal, engage students with topics they are familiar and want to learn more about.
  • Material on management control and budget control offers key topics not addressed prevalently in other intro books in the market.
  • All materials are tied to AACSB standards. 

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