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Topics Covered

Topics covered in the e-book: “Business Management: A quick guide”

Chapter 1: Introduction………………………………………………………………………………………….4
What is Business Management? …………………………………………………………………………..5
Four Functions of Management……………………………………………………………………………5
Chapter 2: Planning ……………………………………………………………………………………………….6
What is planning?……………………………………………………………………………………………….7
What to consider when making a business plan? …………………………………………………..7
Hierarchy of Planning………………………………………………………………………………………….8
SMART Goal Setting Technique…………………………………………………………………………….9
Advantages & Disadvantages of Planning………………………………………………………………9
Advantages………………………………………………………………………………………………………..9
Disadvantages ……………………………………………………………………………………………………9
Chapter 3: Leading……………………………………………………………………………………………….10
What is leading?……………………………………………………………………………………………….11
Who is a Manager? …………………………………………………………………………………………..11
Who is a Leader? ………………………………………………………………………………………………11
Motivation……………………………………………………………………………………………………….12
How to motivate?……………………………………………………………………………………………..12
Evolution of Leadership……………………………………………………………………………………..13
Chapter 4: Organizing…………………………………………………………………………………………..14
What is organizing?…………………………………………………………………………………………..15
What is the purpose of organizing? …………………………………………………………………….15
Why is organizing important? …………………………………………………………………………….15
What is the process of organizing? ……………………………………………………………………..16
What are the types of organizing?………………………………………………………………………16
What are the basic elements of organizing? ………………………………………………………..17
Chapter 5: Controlling ………………………………………………………………………………………….18
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What is controlling? ………………………………………………………………………………………….19
Importance of controlling ………………………………………………………………………………….19
Effective control system…………………………………………………………………………………….19
Features of controlling functions………………………………………………………………………..19