Overview***Note to our customers in New Zealand - alternative packages are available with this text and can be requested by contacting our Customer Services Department: e-mail: <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com From overseas: Telephone: +61 7 3354 8444 <br />Toll-free telephone (from New Zealand only): 0800 448 200 <br />Fax (not toll-free): +61 7 3352 7107 The fourth edition of this popular text has been throughly updated, continuing its strong emphasis on the importance of the Asian region to contemporary Australian and New Zealand organistations. Many Asian case examples are featured to illustrate key management concepts. Joining the author team for this edition and enhancing this edition's critical analysis of management theory and applications are the best-selling authors from another of Wiley's undergraduate introductory management texts - Management: Core Concepts and Applications, 2nd Australasian edition (Davidson et al.). This new edition also discusses the impact of recent events such as the global financial crisis on the management of organisations, both during the crisis and in its aftermath. Of course, Management, 4th Asia- Pacific edition also retains the features that made it so popular with students and lecturers in the earlier editions: * a balanced coverage of small to medium-sized enterprises and larger multinational corporations * an emphasis on the need for business activities to be sustainable in terms of preserving the welfare of future generations * the Career Readiness Workbook at the end of the book, which includes a range of indiviual and group activities to encourage the practical applications of management theory. Wtih its clear insights into dynamics of management in the workplace of today and the future, Mangement, 4th Asia-Pacific edition provides a sound basis for the contemporary undergraduate study of introductory management. Now with Wiley Desktop Edition! When you purchase a new copy of this text you will automatically receive a Wiley Desktop Edition of the text which allows you to study electronically. * Download the full text to your computer! * Use the search function to locate key concepts! * Create your own colour-coded highlights as you revise! * Make notes for revision and share them with your friends! Check out all the great features yourself in this <a href="http://www.wiley.com/college/wde/" target="_blank">DEMONSTRATION Now with iStudy! The interactive study guide contains a series of interactive modules that will enhance your understanding of key concepts.