What Exactly is a Management Model?

Business Models
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic

Business Models > Best Practices

Sofia, Student (University), Russian Federation
Hello! I am a student and I am writing a work about the Scandinavian management model. After looking through a huge amount of articles, I've realized that there is no a proper definition of a 'management model' as a term. There are a lot of things about the differences of management models in various contries (like Japan and USA, for instance) but nothing about the simplest definition, and this is important for my paper. Can you please help me and maybe give a piece of advice, where can I find the proper definition of the term 'management model'? It will be also interesting to read your opinion, what do you mean when you say 'the management model'? (...) Read more? Sign up for free

Please register now to read all responses and to join this discussion yourself. It's easy and 100% free.

Sign up for free     Log in


  Jaap de Jonge, Editor, Netherlands
 

Definition of Management Model

I think your realization is correct in that there is no universally accepted definition of the term 'management model'. If you think about it, both the word MANAGEMENT and the word MODEL can have quite different meanings in various parts of the world.
However broadly speaking, a 'model' is a simplified way to analyze, describe, or deal with a more complex reality. A model is similar, but not equal, to a theory, method, approach, tool, or instrument.
Also broadly speaking, 'management' is the science or art of organizing and leading organizations (profit and non-profit). For more info on management, our Fayol and Gülick knowledge centers are a good start.

 
More on Business Models
Summary
Forum
The Strategy Sketch (Kraaijenbrink)
🔥Using the Freemium Business Model: Try Before you Buy
Partners in the Business Model Canvas and SWOT
Best Practices
🥇The Startup Business Strategy Frame
🥈Business Models in Developing Countries
🥉Business Model Innovation
Key Elements of a Business Model
Operating Model versus Business Model
Definition of a Business Model is Ambiguous
Why does Innovation often Requires Changes in the Business Model?
Business Model Examples for Online Shop
Mastercard and Business Model Innovation
Using the Business Model Canvas for Markets with Many Customers
What Exactly is a Management Model?
Barriers to Business Model Innovation
Business Models Used in Schools
Special Interest Group Leader

Are you an expert in Business Models? Sign up for free


Business Models
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic



About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
© 2020 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.6 - Last updated: 27-10-2020. All names ™ of their owners.