1. What is management? Why is management necessary? How do you think management has evolved?
To me management is the motivation, leadership and supervision of a workforce or work group. It’s being able to build a team environment where can help develop my team and coach and mentor them to reach new goals.
Management is necessary to deliver the visions, goals and missions from our Chief Executive Officers to our frontline employees. Also you are to ensure that the messages being delivered are clear and concise. According to our book we have different levels of management and it seems that all of these levels are important to accomplish our overall goals. However, I would say that one of ...view middle of the document...
To be efficient is to achieve goals
with minimal waste of resources, that is, to make the best possible use of money, time,
materials, and people. Some managers fail on both criteria, or focus on one at the
expense of another. The best managers maintain a clear focus on both effectiveness
and efficiency. These definitions have been around for a long time. But as you know,
business is changing radically. The real issue is how to do these things. 54
2. What is the purpose of environmental scanning? How has the management of your organization been influenced by external and internal factors
Environmental Scanning is important to an organization or company because it can open your eyes to what your company truly contains and what your company may have to offer. In my opinion someone who is new to a company should perform this technique to better understand the capabilities of their organization. Our book mentioned that this can help you as a manager identify competitors, your products, your suppliers and allow you to really dive into that information to look for ways to improve or expand the company.
In my organization we have been very influenced by external factors. We provide a key product to a particular customer type and...