Why Study Management?

Universality of Management
The MBA Advantage: Why It Pays to Get an MBA
Management is needed

  • in all types and sizes of organizations
  • at all organizational levels
  • in all work areas

Management functions must be performed in all organizations

  • consequently, have vested interest in improving management
The Universal Need For Management (Click To Enlarge)

The Reality of Work

  • most people have some managerial responsibilities
  • most people work for a manager

Challenges of Being a Manager

  • being a manager is hard work
  • must deal with a variety of personalities
  • must motivate workers in the face of uncertainty

Rewards of Being a Manager

  • create an environment that allows others to do their best work
  • provide opportunities to think creatively
  • help others find meaning and fulfillment
  • meet and work with a variety of people