Organisation & Management: Theory & Applications

Author(s): Lesley Gill


This book is designed for all Level 5 and 6 (100-level) management courses at tertiary institutions throughout New Zealand. It is especially suitable for the new NZDB 130 prescription Organisation and Management, which is a core business paper, and the National Diploma in Business. The text focuses on the dual need of students of business, marketing, travel and tourism, and management to acquire knowledge about management theory and then be able to apply this knowledge in a work context. Relevant, local case studies are provided and the exercises and activities are aimed at developing knowledge and understanding by giving students the opportunity to apply their learning in real and simulated situations. This book has been written by educators from a range of tertiary institutions throughout New Zealand and reflects the diversity of experience of the lecturers in the Diploma in Business.


RRP $107.99(NZD) (20% off)

Available Stock:

Order this Item

Add to Wishlist

Product Information

The process of management - Lesley Gill ; Case study: Stirling Sports - Winning in Business ; The history of management - Lyn Murphy ; Case study: Health and well-being through Healtheries Organisational culture - Lesley Gill ; Case study: Totally equipped for the total food experience ; Ethics and social responsibility - John Inglis ; Case study: What shade of green are you? ; Change management strategy - Petra Theunissen ; Case study: Farewells at Fern Frond Education and Training ; Managerial problem solving and decision making - Graeme Martin ; Case study: The Annual Budget at Smith and Wesson ; Management practice: planning - Siham El-Kafafi ; Case study: Air New Zealand : can a simple idea have a fundamental effect on the future of an airline? ; Management practice: control - Siham El-Kafafi ; Case study: The employment philosophy at Hubbards Foods Ltd ; Management practice: structure and strategy - John Inglis Case study: Origin Pacific Airways - structure in the skies ; Management practice: motivating for results - Lesley Gill ; Case study: Pacific Island Resource Centre ; Management and leadership - Ross Milne; Case study: Serving the team, serving the public: A Canterbury Crusader ; Group dynamics and team performance - Graeme Martin ; Case study: Christchurch Symphony Orchestra: not everyone was playing the same tune - Tony Kunowski; Managing diversity - Edwina Pio ; Case study: Wired or wireless for diversity - Edwina Pio and Adrian Kwan ; Management in a global environment - Christopher Theunissen ; Case study: Air New Zealand Engineering Services (ANZES) ; Not-for-profit management - Edwina Pio ; Case study: Working towards a better society - Home and Family Society Inc.

General Fields

  • : 9781877371400
  • : Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company)
  • : Prentice Hall & IBD
  • : October 2006
  • : 255x210mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Lesley Gill
  • : Paperback
  • : 1st New edition
  • : 658.00993
  • : 304