Manage

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A manager sets objectives – A manager organizes – A manager motivates and communicates – A manager, by establishing yardsticks, measures – A manager develops people. — Peter Drucker, The Practice of Management

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Introduction1

Dictionary

manage : to handle or direct with a degree of skill — Webster

Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, OneLook

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Management is the act of coordinating financial, technological, human and other types of resources to accomplish goals and objectives. — Wikipedia

Project management is the process of leading the work of a team to achieve all project goals within given constraints. — Wikipedia

Planning is the process of thinking regarding the activities required to achieve a desired goal. It involves the use of logic and imagination to visualise not only a desired end result, but the steps necessary to achieve that result. — Wikipedia

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Preservation

History

Management’s Three Eras: A Brief History (Rita Gunther McGrath, Harvard Business Review)
The History of Project Management: Planning the 20th Century (Management Library)

Quotation

The Quotations Page
Wikiquote

Library

Library of Congress # HD28 Management (UPenn Online Books)

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

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Participation

Management is nothing more than motivating other people. — Lee Iacocca

Education

MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching
OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Course

MIT Sloan School of Management (MIT Open Courseware)

Organization

American Management Association
Project Management Institute

How Much do You Know about the Top 10 Project Management Organizations? (Mike Clayton)

News

List of Top-Tier Management Journals (Purdue Libraries)
Journal of Management
MIT Sloan Management Review

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

USA.gov

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Expression

Fun

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

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Related

Here are links to pages about closely related subjects.

Knowledge Form
Foundation
Theory
Philosophy Metaphysics, Logic, Epistemology, Ethics, Aesthetics
System, Cycle, Structure, Growth, Complexity, Control, Disturbance, Entropy, Chaos
Process, Manage, Design, Prototype, Implement, Assess, Revise, Maintain

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Notes

1.   The resources on this page are are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma.