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Define the four functions of management (planning, organizing, leading, and controlling). Be sure to cite at least two sources .

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//Before writing about the four Functions of Management, we have to first of understand about the management and its importance. We should know management is problem solving process. So, firstly, we will write about management under the heading of Introduction, for example: //


In a dynamic society, the Management is able to anticipate changes and their impact take appropriate measures to deal with those changes. Management is a problem solving process of efficient use of scare resources in a changing environment. Management is the effective utilization of human and material resources to achieve the enterprises objectives. It is the art of getting the work done. Management is a distinct process consisting of planning, organizing, leading and controlling. It utilizes both science and art in order to accomplish predetermined objectives (Montana & Charnov, 2000). The four functions of management are:

//Above, we discussed about the management that is effective utilization of the scare resources. As per the directions, now we will discuss about the four functions of management and how it assists the Organization in attaining its target. You are free to add more, ...

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