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Farm Business Management: The Human Factor

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Farm Business Management: The Human Factor

P.L. Nuthall

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£89.95
Author: P.L. Nuthall

About The Book

The underlying economic factors that effect primary production are frequently studied and written about - soil quality, animal health, climate, machinery - but this is the first book to explore the role of the psychology of the manager running the farm business, the person responsible for staff, strategic decisions and financial success or failure. The book will address fundamental questions such as the process of decision making, personal skills, and methods to improve managerial ability. It is an essential reference for farm managers and students in farm economics and management.

Additional Information

Author P.L. Nuthall
Availability In Print
Dimensions Unknown
Extent 232 pp
ISBN 9781845935986
Publication date November 2009
Book Type Hardcover

Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. What defines a manager's ability
  3. The origins of managerial ability
  4. Decision processes and goals
  5. Skills required
  6. Biases and stress
  7. More on objectives: family influences, origins, and modification
  8. Methods of improving managerial ability

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