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Ch 10: CEOE Business Education: Contemporary Management Theory

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Prepare for the CEOE Business Education exam by watching these short videos on contemporary management theories. Our lessons cover all the essential info on contemporary theories you'll need for the exam.

CEOE Business Education: Contemporary Management Theory - Chapter Summary

Add these videos to your preparation materials for the CEOE Business Education exam. Our lessons offer a convenient, quick and fun look at contemporary management theories and concepts that you could be asked about on the exam, including:

  • The modern theory of management
  • Quantitative and quality schools of management
  • Operations management
  • Systems management theory
  • Contingency school of management

Getting ready for the CEOE Business Education exam is easy when you let our instructors guide you through a review of modern management theories that you studied in college. Each lesson is short, about 5-6 minutes long, so you won't have to spend a lot of time studying and is mobile friendly, allowing you to study from any location at any time.

Objectives of the CEOE Business Education: Contemporary Management Theory Chapter

Contemporary management theory is just one of the many management concepts and principles you'll be tested on when you take the CEOE Business Education exam, which also checks your knowledge of marketing, accounting, finance, information systems and economics in preparation for teacher licensure. About 25% of the exam questions are part of the business management content area; this is the area you may find questions on management theories. The majority of questions on the exam are selected response, meaning you'll pick the best answer to a question from a series of options. Familiarize yourself with this style of questioning through our quizzes, which use the same format as the exam's questions.

5 Lessons in Chapter 10: CEOE Business Education: Contemporary Management Theory
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Modern Theory of Management

1. Modern Theory of Management

Modern management theory has changed the way managers look at their jobs. Advancements and refinements in management theory and practice have enabled managers and managerial systems to evolve. In this lesson, we will look at modern management theories.

Quantitative School of Management: Improving Managerial Decision-Making

2. Quantitative School of Management: Improving Managerial Decision-Making

In order to be effective, managers must make informed decisions. In this lesson, we will help you to understand how managers make decisions using data, models and statistics.

Systems Management Theory

3. Systems Management Theory

Every business has to follow a process, and that process is the result of a system. The systems management theory focuses on systems and how they work and function within an organization.

Contingency School of Management

4. Contingency School of Management

Companies must plan for the expected and the unexpected. In this lesson, we will talk about the contingency school of management and how that thought process and viewpoint helps companies to prepare for both the expected and unexpected.

Quality School of Management: Kaizen & Reengineering Approaches

5. Quality School of Management: Kaizen & Reengineering Approaches

All companies strive to improve and deliver a better product. That single thought is driven by the quality school of management. In this lesson, we will learn about that school of thought and how it evolved.

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