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After completing the course the students will be able to,
The study of General Motors and the concept of the Organization. The nature of Management (Management as a social function and liberal art) Dimensions of Management, The Purpose and Objective of a business, Role of a Manager
The structure of Management, Management of Work and the Worker, Management’s New paradigm social Impacts, technology and managers of tomorrow.
Peter F. Drucker- His study at General Motors and The concept of the Corporation.
Group Project- Doing a review of the Book "The concept of the Corporation"
The Nature of management- Management as social Function and Liberal Art
Reading: The Essential Drucker, Chapter-1: Management as social Function and Liberal Art
The Dimensions of management-
Three tasks of management; 1. The task of economic performance, 2. To make work productive and worker effective, 3. managing the social impacts and the social responsibilities of the enterprise
Reading: The Essential Drucker, Chapter-2 Dimensions of Management
The purpose and Objective of a Business
Case- The Sears Story
The Practice of Management, Chapter 5, 6 and 7
Mid Term Project -
Reflecting the understanding from session 4 & 5. Each student must select a minimum of 5 organizations from various sectors and prepare a presentation on the purpose and Objectives of the businesses and how these organizations are prioritizing and executing the tasks?
The Structure of Management- Three specific ways to find out what kind of structure to attain the objective of the business; Activity analysis, decision Analysis, & Relational analysis, The two structural principles; Federal decentralization and Functional Decentralization merits and demerits. Symptoms of Malorganization. The four stages of Business sizes.
Reading: The Practice of Management, Chapter 16 & 17
Management of work and the worker, Critics to personal administration and Human relations Management by Objective and Self Control.
Case-The IBM story
Management's New Paradigm
Reading: The Essential Drucker, Chapter 6
Social Impact of Business
Technology and Managers of tomorrow
Final Project- The Peter Drucker Challenge
Each student will prepare an essay which will be worthy for sending to the Drucker challenge Essay contest in the student's category held every year.
It is advised that students will read the following articles What Makes an Effective Executive, The Theory of the Business, Managing for Business Effectiveness, The Effective Decision, How to Make People Decisions, They're Not Employees, They're People, The New Productivity Challenge, What Business Can Learn from Nonprofits, The New Society of Organizations, and "Managing Oneself written by Peter F. Ducker published in Harvard Business Review at different times.
Visit druckerchallenge.org for details regarding the contest.
A Scholar in the area of Entrepreneurship and Family Business Management and Doctoral Fellow from Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII). I am presently engaged as Associate professor and PGP coordinator at School of Management, Paralakhemundi campus. I represent coalesce of industry exposure with years of academic experience. My teaching areas include Entrepreneurship, Family Business […]