The Nature of Managerial Work

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Harper & Row, Jan 1, 1973 - Management - 298 pages
This text describes the manager's job using findings of empirical studies conducted internationally throughout many levels of management. The text summarizes eight current schools of thought on the manager's job and analyzes the consistencies and variations in managers' roles and working characteristics.

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Contemporary Views of the Managers Job
The Work Activity School
List of Figures Figure 1 Diary Recording Form Designed by Carlson for Use by the Managers

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Henry Mintzberg, author of several seminal books, including "Mintzberg on Management" and "The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning, " is the Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at McGill University and professor of organization at INSEAD, in France.

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