Global 2019 Management Top-10

The 2019 top-10 management methods globally.



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The Global Top-10 of Management Concepts

Below you find the management theories and approaches that were most popular in 2019. Because of our global management audience, we believe our top 10 gives a good insight in what instruments are currently most popular.

12manage Global Top 10 of Management Concepts
2019 (2018)
  1. 14 Principles of Management, Fayol (1)  
  2. SWOT Analysis (-)  
  3. Hierarchy of Needs, Maslow (-)  
  4. Servant-Leadership, Greenleaf (-)  
  5. Leadership Styles, Goleman (-)  
  6. Centralization & Decentralization (2)  
  7. Two Factor Theory, Herzberg (-)  
  8. Force Field Analysis, Lewin (-)  
  9. Cultural Dimensions, Hofstede (-)  
  10. Five Forces, Porter (6)  
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Overall, in 2019 there has been a clear trend towards more soft, people-oriented management tools and philosophies. This is understandable considering the booming global economic climate and associated shortage of skilled knowledge workers.

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