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The Six Functions of Management Book

Step up Your Management Skills on Your Own Time!

The Six Functions of Management Field Guide is great option if you don’t have the time, budget or resources to take a KerrHill in-person or virtual management training workshop.

This self-help book covers all the key elements from our Supervisor and Manager training programs at an affordable price so you can become a more impactful manager on your own time.

“The 6 Functions of Management is a functional action planning guide for people in management. It gives managers the tools to manage at their best”

Front cover of the book written by George Phirippidis called The Six Functions of Management

The Six Functions of Management Book highlights the 6 primary functions of management:

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COMMUNICATING: Creating understanding within yourself and others.

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PLANNING: Defining goals, selecting strategies, and developing action plans.

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ORGANIZING: Grouping tasks and resources to achieve goals.

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STAFFING: Retaining, recruiting, selecting and training personnel.

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CONTROLLING: Monitoring results, comparing to plan, taking corrective action.

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LEADING: Creating individual and team motivation to achieve planned goals.

It covers everything you do in a management role that is non-technical, focusing on the six primary “soft skills” of management.

Why professionals rave about this management training book

Unlike other management books that can be boring and hard to read, the Six Functions of Management study guide keeps you engaged on every page

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Each chapter includes:

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