LDR 620 Analysis of Management Theories Paper


Write a paper of approximately 500-750 words in which you analyze the various management theories in chapter 2 of the textbook. Your analysis should address the following:

  1. Which historical theory is likely to be the most universal and applicable in today’s business environment? Why? What are the positive and negative aspects of the theory that you chose?
  2. Apply one of the theories to your current, or a former, work setting or organization. Provide examples demonstrating why this theory of management is more applicable than others.

Prepare the assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the GCU APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
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Text book being used
Textbook Management
Daft, R. L. (2013). Management (11th ed.). Mason, OH: South-Western Cengage Learning. ISBN-13: 9781285068657