Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 April 2018

544 Pages

ISBN: 9780199077366

Bookseller Code (06)


Fifth Edition

Edited by Gavin Staude, Lynette Louw, Mattheus Louw, Sandra Perks, Trevor Amos, Stan Zindiye, H.B. Klopper, and Theuns Oosthuizen

  • Learning outcomes linked to the chapter
  • Chapter outline which provides an overview of topics covered in each chapter
  • Managerial competency box which focuses on the 6 managerial competencies and how they relate to the content in the chapter. It will also focus on the importance of the specific competencies as well as examples of these competencies.
  • South African insights which will focus on actual examples of existing South African companies.
  • Key terms and concepts
  • Contemporary management in practice feature which will focus on contemporary issues within management.
  • Chapter summary which will provide an overview of the most important topics covered in the chapter.
  • Self-assessment questions which will test the students knowledge.

New to this Edition:

  • The book has been streamlined to ensure that relevant topics are covered as clearly as possible.
  • All examples, research, data and cases have been updated to reflect the latest changes in the field.
  • A greater focus on managerial competencies through the addition of the managerial competencies feature added to each chapter.
  • A new chapter on Risk Management.
  • Examples and cases will focus on companies and managerial issues within different industries.

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