Author: Dr Philip Kelly
Published: March 2017 | ISBN: 9781860726989
This official ICSA study text has been specially designed to support students taking the Business Management in Practice module of ICSA’s Level 5 qualifications in International Finance and Administration.
The text covers the syllabus for each module and is structured to help in planning a programme of study. Learning outcomes linked to the syllabus are highlighted to help students focus on the examination requirements for each module.
The text follows a standard format and includes a range of features to encourage active learning and to help students apply principles and theory to real-life business situations, including:
The text provides an excellent guide for students, but also serves as a useful reference for anyone who needs an accessible and practical introduction to the subject.
Part One: Management and leadership
1. What is management and what is the role of the manager?
3. Organisational behaviour
Part Two: Business structures and functions
4. Organising the workforce
5. Organising work - business functions and processes
6. Establishing work - integrated systems and technology
Part Three: Business strategy
7. Analysing the environment
8. Managing strategy
9. Realising strategy
Part Four: Innovation, entrepeneurship and change
10. Managing innovation and the entrepeneurial organisation
11. Managing change
12. Global management