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A totally revised new edition of the bestselling guide to business school basicsThe bestselling book that invented the "MBA in a book" category, The Portable MBA Fifth Edition is a reliable and information-packed guide to the business school curriculum and experience. For years, professionals who need MBA-level information and insight-but don't need the hassle of business school-have turned to the Portable MBA series for the very best, most up-to-date coverage of the business basics.This new revised and expanded edition continues that long tradition with practical, real-world business insight from faculty members from the prestigious Darden School at the University of Virginia. With 50 percent new material, including new chapters on such topics as emerging economies, enterprise risk management, consumer behavior, managing teams, and up-to-date career advice, this is the best Portable MBA ever. Covers all the core topics you'd learn in business school, including finance, accounting, marketing, economics, ethics, operations management, management and leadership, and strategy. Every chapter is totally updated and seven new chapters have been added on vital business topics Includes case studies and interactive web-based examplesWhether you own your own small business or work in a major corporate office, The Portable MBA gives you the comprehensive information and rich understanding of the business world that you need.
Kenneth M. Eades, Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.
Lynn A. Isabella, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.
Timothy M. Laseter, Senior Lecturer, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
Peter Rodriguez, Associate Dean for International Affairs and Associate Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.
Paul J. Simko, Associate Dean for the MBA for Executives Program and Associate Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.
Ian Skurnik, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.
Table of Contents
Financial Management and Policies
Supply Chain Management
Financial Analysis and Firm Valuation
New Product Creation
Emerging Markets and Development
Enterprise Risk Management Principles
Leading From the Middle
Starting Your New Career With Your MBA
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