Farm business management : the human factor / by Peter L. Nuthall
By: Nuthall, P. L.Publisher: Wallingford, Oxfordshire, U.K. ; CABl, 2010Description: xv, 216 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781845935986 ; 1845935985.Subject(s): Farming | Primary industry | Family relationships | Management | Interpersonal skills
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What defines management ability? -- The origins of managerial ability -- Decision processes and goals -- Skills required -- Biases and stress -- More on objectives: Family influences, origins and modification -- Methods of improving managerial ability
Discusses the interpersonal aspects of farm management. Considers managerial ability and the personal skills and abilities required to run a farm, such as decision making and planning. Also considers the role of family influences and spouses when managing a farm.