Management Theory in Action and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
  • List Price: $115.00
  • Save: $96.10 (84%)
Rented from apex_media
To Rent, select Shipping State from options above
Due Date: Jun 27, 2015
FREE return shipping at the end of the semester. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with rentals.
Condition: :
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
Qty:1
Only 17 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Management Theory in Acti... has been added to your Cart
Sell yours for a Gift Card
We'll buy it for $12.06
Learn More
Trade in now
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Management Theory in Action: Real-World Lessons for Walking the Talk Hardcover – March 16, 2010

ISBN-13: 978-0230607583 ISBN-10: 0230607586

Buy New
Price: $115.00
Rent
Price: $18.90
22 New from $89.70 17 Used from $59.90
Rent from Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$18.90
$115.00
$89.70 $59.90
Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


Hero Quick Promo
Save up to 90% on Textbooks
Rent textbooks, buy textbooks, or get up to 80% back when you sell us your books. Shop Now
$115.00 FREE Shipping. Only 17 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details


Editorial Reviews

Review

“Many people fear that management schools are no longer fulfilling their fundamental mission; educating this generation’s global citizens and leaders. Eric Kessler’s Management Theory in Action goes a long way in bridging the gap between what universities are teaching and what managers need to know to successfully contribute to the world.”--Nancy J. Adler, S. Bronfman Chair in Management at McGill University and Author of International Dimensions of Organizational Behavior and Leadership Insight

“This book addresses a crucial topic -- how management theory may truly be useful to practice -- and does so in an innovative and engaging way that gives depth to the theory and helps practitioners develop skills to apply it and learn from it.  The book should be very helpful to a wide range of readers.”--Jean Bartunek,  Robert A. and Evelyn J. Ferris Chair in Organization Studies at Boston College and Past President of the Academy of Management

“This book should be required reading for freshly minted MBA graduates and seasoned business executives alike. Eric Kessler breathes life into what many of us have been taught in school and helps managers put their education to work by offering valuable insights into the pressing issues that they deal with on a daily basis.”--Bernie McSherry, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at Cuttone & Company and former Governor of the New York Stock Exchange

“I applaud Dr. Kessler for tackling the widening, frustrating gap between management theory and practice by challenging us to reflect on the root causes of our own effectiveness.  You will be delighted with the many practical lessons you take away from a fresh look at your own experiences, and from the experiences of the individuals spotlighted in these pages.”--Mary Beth Schroeder, Director of Training and Internal Communication at Affinion Group

“This book provides the keys to unlock some of the most difficult managerial challenges and enables the reader to increase their leadership capacity and sustain organizational performance.”--Diana Wong,  CEO & President of Sensei Change Associates, LLC

About the Author

Eric H. Kessler is a Professor of Management and founding director of the Business Honors Program at Pace University.

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers

More About the Author

Eric H. Kessler is the Henry George Professor of Management and founding Director of the Business Honors Program, in the Lubin School of Business at Pace University in New York City. As a management scholar, Dr. Kessler holds a Ph.D. in organization management and international business; he has produced over 100 research papers and presentations that span a broad array of management issues and published four critically acclaimed management books: (1) Handbook of Organizational and Managerial Wisdom, (2) Cultural Mythology and Global Leadership, (3) Management Theory in Action: Real World Lessons for Walking the Talk, and (4) Encyclopedia of Management Theory. As a management educator Dr. Kessler instructs courses and conducts developmental workshops on a range of management levels and topics; in addition he has worked as an executive educator, corporate speaker, and has led numerous global management field studies traveling across six continents. As a management professional, Dr. Kessler is a Fellow and Past President of the Eastern Academy of Management and a long-time member of the Academy of Management; he has served on several management journals' advisory and editorial boards and has worked with a wide variety of large and small as well as private and government organizations. Dr. Kessler has received many academic honors and awards, is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, and has been inducted into national and international honorary societies in business, forensics, economics, and psychology.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Management Theory in Action: Real-World Lessons for Walking the Talk
This item: Management Theory in Action: Real-World Lessons for Walking the Talk
Price: $115.00
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com