management principles

Features of Management

Management is the art of getting things carried out by individuals in officially organized groups. According to McFarland, “Management is defined for conceptual, theoretical and analytical uses as that procedure whereby managers create, direct, preserve, and operate organisation by means of organized, coordinated co-operative human effort." Features of Management The attributes of ...

Edward Deming’s 14 Points & 7 Deadly Diseases

Edward Deming is generally recognized as being the philosopher-guru of the Total Quality Movement. Deming developed a set of Fourteen Management Principles and Seven Deadly Diseases in the early 1980s. Deming advocated that all managers need to have what he called a System of Profound Knowledge, consisting of: Appreciation of ...