HONG KONG MANAGEMENT STYLES
By Richard Moncure
General Characteristics of Agricultural, Industrial, and Information Age Management Styles
Agricultural Age Management Styles:
Rigid social class divisions meant management by dominant social class.
Industrial Age Management Styles:
Hiearchical management models in industrialized Western countries.
Information Age Management Styles:
Network-based, participatory management; consensus/team building; quality circles and total quality management; Japanese management models; and elimination of some middle management positions.
Information/Data on HONG KONG Management Styles
Hong Kong was one of the first areas to test and then implement the Japanese model of management.
Conclusions on Hong Kong (Whether Primarily Agricultural, Industrial, or Information Age Re: Its Management Styles)
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