Discuss the work of any management scholars as it relates to the general administrative approach to management.

ASSIGNMENT 2
 
For this assignment, you will be assigned to one approach or concept in the field of Management. You have to do library research to understand the overall idea of the approach/concept. You will translate the report findings on the approach/concept into a written report and a 10-minute audio-visual presentation with your choice of multimedia support (such as Canva, PPT, Prezi, Powtoon, etc). This assignment is worth 30% of the overall coursework grade (20% for presentation and 10% for report summary).
 
Report summary and Video Submission:  Week 12 Thursday by 4pm.
 
Assignment objectives: 
 
  • Discuss the work of any management scholars as it relates to the general administrative approach to management.
  Report summary and Presentation format: 
  • 10-minute audio-visual presentation of research-based argument and utilizing some form of multimedia.
  • Write a simple report NOT less than 20 pages.
Content:
  • A brief explanation of the approach
  • Your viewpoint about the approach in today’s context
  • Related examples
  • Advantages and disadvantages
  • Conclusion
Note: Marks will be deducted for any late submission and plagiarism conduct.
All the best 
“Everything is theoretically impossible until it is done”~ Robert A. Heinlein
 
Approach / Concept:
  • Psychological Biases in Decision-making
  • Rational Decision Making
  • Pyramid of Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Mechanistic vs Organic structures
  • Total Quality Management
  • Challenges of a diverse workforce
  • Trait Approach to Leadership
  • Expectancy theory
  • Maslow’s Need Hierarchy
  • Equity theory
  • Conflict styles
  • Boundaryless organization
  • Open-book management
  • Employee stress
  • Organizational Citizenship Behavior
  • Big Five Model Personality
  • Shaping Behaviour
  • Group Behaviour
  • McClelland’s Three Needs Theory
  • Grapevine