For Undergraduate introductory courses in management. Innovative in approach, this text provides a solid, easy-to-read review of management concepts and techniques in a traditional management process format. It shows the link between management concepts, OB, and business functions within a framework of the company&s strategy.* NEW - Updated and revised to reflect changes in managing organizations -E.g.,boundaryless organizations, team-based structures, Internet-based managing, scenario planning, commitment building. * Behavioral- managerial link, provides students with practical and concrete explanations of management concepts. * A &planning, organizing, leading, controlling& process format. * Entrepreneurs in Action boxes in every chapter. * Experimental exercises, cases, summaries, key terms.