Management Theories And The Workplace

Purpose of Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is to increase learners’ comprehension of management roles, viewpoints, and theories. 

Assignment Steps

Resources: Ch. 2 of Management: A Practical Introduction, sample management theory table.

Select three theories from the textbook. 

Summarize the theory and viewpoint(s) in a table. Please use the sample management theory table provided.

Develop a 1,050-word report including the following: 

  • Briefly discuss an overview of management.
  • Include the roles managers play.
  • Examine the development of management theories, including how these theories reflected the changing business environment.
  • Compare and contrast the three management theories you included in your management theory table.
  • Evaluate which of the three management theories works best for your work environment or an organization with which you are familiar.
  • Include in-text citations and at least one reference.

Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.

TitleABC/123 Version X1
Management Theory TableMGT/521 Version 141

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Management Theory Table

TheoryAuthor/TheoristViewpoint(s)

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