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The Human Side of Management

by George S. Odiorne

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Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7629932M
ISBN 100669248266
ISBN 109780669248265
OCLC/WorldCa25329247

Change Management: the people side of change is an introduction to change management for managers and executives. Project leaders and consultants can use this new book with their organizations and clients to introduce change management to front-line managers and top-level executives involved in change. Specifically, managers and executives will understand the broader perspective around . The Inconvenient Truth About Change Management, an article by Scott Keller and Carolyn Aiken, found that this statistic was true in and is still true over a decade later. Focus on your people The failure of many change projects boils down to the fact that too often, leaders pay such strict adherence to financial, structural, and strategic.

Instead, in The Human Side of Enterprise McGregor urges managers to reflect on their own assumptions and come to their own conclusion. The book was voted the fourth most influential management book of the 20th century in a poll of the Fellows of the Academy of Management. McGregor died at the age of 58 in Massachusetts. In , the School of. THE HUMAN SIDE OF ENTERPRISE Famed MIT scholar and father of Theory Y management, Douglas McGregor published The Human Side of Enterprise (HSE) some forty years ago. If newer were necessarily better, HSE would now only merit a footnote. However, McGregor was an astute judge of the organiza tions of his era, and his moral perspective on.

7. Reward systems management 8. Human resource development 9. Employee relations Talent and competency based human resource management International human resource management Recruitment and performance appraisal in the public sector Recruitment and retention of human resource for health Human File Size: 1MB. In McGregor b, he further develops his thinking in terms of Theory X and Theory Y as it relates to performance appraisal. This was followed in by The Human Side of Enterprise, a book in which he presents a more comprehensive description of Theory X and Y and provides a number of Theory Y management practices (McGregor ).


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The Human side of enterprise is a forgotten landmark in the history of management-research and thinking, which is very surprising considering it clearly provides an explanation for the pitiful state we find within many organisations today/5(33).

The Human Side of Management. by ; They all showed something else as well—that management is a supremely human activity, a fact that explains why, among all the preposterous demands that we.

The Human Side of Managing Technological Innovation, 2/e, provides a variety of approaches and perspectives on issues critical to the effective leadership of technical professionals and cross-functional teams throughout the innovation process.

Designed for courses within business, engineering, and executive education programs, the book has been 5/5(5). The Human Side of Project Management: Leadership Skills includes an The Human Side of Management book framework for selecting project leaders who exemplify the key characteristics and traits identified in the research, with particular emphasis on working in China, due to the country's growing need for project management.

In building the body of knowledge relating to. The Human Side of Enterprise by Douglas McGregor - A review of an extraordinary book by Peter A Hunter, Author of Breaking the Mould. This is the most difficult book it has ever been my extraordinary pleasure to review/5.

The Human Side of Project Management Ruth Sizemore House Addison Wesley, ISBN X Submit a book suggestion Submit a review. While there are abundant texts to assist with the engineering and technical side of project management, The Human Side of Project Management shows the project manager how to deal with the interpersonal side of the job.

Book Description The Human Side of Project Management: Leadership Skills includes an assessment framework for selecting project leaders who exemplify the key characteristics and traits identified in the research, with particular emphasis on working in China, due.

read this,”and threw a copy of The Human Side of Enterprise on my desk. Jim was a fel-low manager at Hanover Insurance, and we often reflected on the diseases produced by the prevailing hierarchical management practices of that time.

The book was a major enlightenment for me. The Human Side of Enterprise was a management book written by Frederick W. Taylor True The logical outcome of the assumptions underlying Theory X is a highly controlled work situation in which managers make all decisions and workers carry them out. Department of Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, USJ.

Publications; Bio; Department of Human Resource Management, USJ Opatha, HHDNP. the human side of work., Colombo: Department of Human Resource Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura.

This book aims to help professionals in the HR field and organizations consider and improve how they recruit, develop and look after their staff. The term that is often used for this is human resource management: Human(s) – people with their experience, skills, knowledge and personal qualities.

Human resource – the people, and the policies. His two contrasting categories, outlined in his book, The Human Side of Enterprise, are known as Theory X and Theory Y. According to McGregor, some managers subscribe to Theory X.

The main assumptions of Theory X managers are that employees are lazy, do not enjoy working, and will avoid expending energy on work whenever possible. Access a free summary of The Human Side of Enterprise, by Douglas McGregor other business, leadership and nonfiction books on getAbstract.9/10().

Quantitative analysis of outcomes vs PMs at the individual level Leading Complex Projects takes a unique approach to post-mortem analysis to provide project managers with invaluable insight. For the first time, individual PM characteristics are quantitatively linked to project outcomes through a major study investigating the role of project leadership in the success and failure of complex.

Management development programs -- Acquiring managerial skills in the classroom -- The managerial team -- Conclusion The text deals with policies and practices in the management of human resources in business and industrial organization, examining them in the light of current social science knowledge about human nature and : Human Side of Enterprise, first published in Theory X and Theory Y describe two views of people at work and may be used to describe two opposing management styles.

(See Related model). Theory X: the traditional view of direction and control Theory X is based on the assumptions that: Size: 95KB. This book considers The Human Side of Outsourcing, integrating theory and practice to offer state-of-the-art advice for those responsible for implementation in the field along with insightful analysis for researchers and students of work psychology.

Examining problems and solutions from employee and employer perspectives, Stephanie J. Morgan. Theory X and Theory Y was an idea devised by Douglas McGregor (see article) in his book “The Human Side of Enterprise”.It encapsulated a fundamental distinction between management styles.

CHAPTER 1 Introduction. B esides the traditional project management methodologies, tools, and techniques, leadership skills, which can be also called the human side or soft skills, have been widely accepted as a pivotal factor in the success of projects.

There are usually two types of leaders in project management teams. One is the directive-managing, task-orientated leader, and the other is. I don’t agree with any of these answers.

It is almost like people just googled top sellers in business and copied and pasted the list. Here are some HR specific books that are actually relevant to the evolving field today - each of which I read du.

Organizational Behavior: The Ultimate Reality Show Three years ago, when the previous edition of this book was published, Enron and WorldCom were successful and highly acclaimed companies, involvement in a dot-corn was an assured path to riches, and September ii was just a date on the calendar.

Today, that's all changed. In a very short time, it's become a different world, especially the.Get this from a library! The human side of enterprise. [Douglas McGregor] -- The text deals with policies and practices in the management of human resources in business and industrial organization, examining them in the light of current social science knowledge about human.Douglas McGregor, an American social psychologist, proposed his famous X-Y theory in his book 'The Human Side Of Enterprise'.

Theory X and Theory Y are still referred to commonly in the field of management and motivation, and whilst more recent studies have questioned the rigidity of the model, Mcgregor's X-Y Theory remains a valid basic principle from which to develop positive management.