This book introduces students and professionals to major contemporary developments in business and management, and influential management theories and practice. Whether the organization is small or large, the same principles the book outlines apply across the spectrum. The overall focus is on the likely future direction of management practice and of the key explanatory factors. Which includes, for example, how to plan for the business and forecast its requirements in terms of the people involved, the organization‟s structure, and its control mechanisms. And, financing, personnel management, production, and sales. This book provides readers with practical business information that they will find immensely beneficial.