Daily Archives: August 29, 2010

Webcast: Management? It’s Not What You Think! A Conversation with Henry Mintzberg

Our American Management Association New Media Team will be doing a webcast with Henry Mintzberg, author of Management? It’s Not What You Think, next month. He will be sharing the truth about management and how it has changed over the years.

Management? It’s Not What You Think
September 29, 2010, 12:00PM – 1:00 PM EST
Price: Complimentary
REGISTER HERE.

Over the years, we have made so much progress crafting management into a “science”. We have distinguished MBA programs that take years to accomplish, we have endless coaches or consultants to help us find our way, and luminaries we can turn to for guidance.

Or do we?

Do these people really know what management entails?

Join world renowned management writer and business education “rebel” Dr. Henry Mintzberg for a free-wheeling conversation on management as it is practiced.
What You Will Learn

* The myths and misconceptions of MBAs
* The rampant use and misuse of managerial jargon
* The big differences between leadership and management
* And much more!

Click HERE to sign up for the webcast.

For more information on Management? It’s Not What You Think, click HERE.

Henry Mintzberg is Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at McGill University in Montreal and the winner of awards from the most prestigious academic and practitioner institutions in management, Academy of Management, Association of Management Consulting Firms, and others. He is the author of fifteen books, including Management? It’s Not What You Think.