WORD ESSAY: IN YOUR OPINION WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF Management by Objectives (MBO) ?

the criteria according to which the assignment will be assessed include: the application of relevant knowledge, the production of a clear ,logical argument that demonstrates critical ability, evidence of research, good style and clarity of expression, and an appreciation of academic debate, be sure to construct a well-planned and coherent argument that is clearly substantiated through comprehensive referencing and citation.

Referencing Requirements:
The course text book is: Boddy, D. (2011) Management: an introduction. Pearson Education: Harlow, Essex. You should buy this book or 1st floor 658/BOD.
MANAGEMENT
Mintzberg, H. (1980) The nature of managerial work. London: Prentice-Hall 1980 1st floor 658.4/MIN or 2nd floor 658.4/MIN
Warhurst, C. and Thompson, P. (1998). Workplaces of the future. Basingstoke: Macmillan 1st floor 306.36/WOR
MOTIVATION
Huselid, M. (1995) a?The Impact of Human Resource Management Practices on Turnover, Productivity and Corporate Financial Performancea. Academy of Management Journal, Vol. 38(3), pp. 635-672.
Wall, T.D. and Wood, S.J. (2005) a?The romance of human resource management and business performance, and the case for big sciencea. Human Relations, Vol. 58(4), pp. 429-462.
Lewis, P. (1998) a?Managing performance related pay based on evidence from the financial services sectora, Human Resource Management Journal, Vol. 8(2). pp. 66-77.LEADERSHIP
Bryman, A. (1996) Leadership and Organizations. London: Routledge/Kegan Paul. 1st floor 658.4092/BRY
Northouse, P.G. (2010) Leadership Theory and Practice (2nd ed.). Thousand oaks, California: Sage. 1st floor 303.34/NOR
COMMUNICATION
Mullins, C.J. (2010) Management and Organisational Behaviour. Harlow: Financial Times/Prentice Hall. a ebook or 1st floor 658.4/MUL.
TEAMWORK
Janis, I.L. (1982) Groupthink: psychological studies of policy decisions and fiascoes. Boston: Houghton Miffin. 2nd floor 327.73/JAN or 1st floor 327.73/JAN
Sethi, R., Smith, D. & Whan Park, C. (2002) a?How to kill a teamas creativitya, Harvard Business Review, Vol. 80(8), pp. 77-87.
Neck, C.P., and Moorhead, G. (1995) a?Groupthink remodelledthe importance of leadership, time pressure and methodological decision-making proceduresa, Human Relations, Vol. 48(5), pp. 537-557.