This study, originally published in 1972, presents a critical, in-depth survey of the organization of marketing activity in the United Kingdom. This report of practice in over 500 major British firms provides some enlightening information and allows certain objective bench-marks to be established for practical guidance.
By analysing and presenting clearly the dynamics of organization structure, the authors seek to develop an understanding of marketing’s task within the business and its interaction with other aspects of the organization. The result in a catalyst to the realistic and profitable understanding of marketing development.
Introduction and Purpose; 1. Marketing’s Future Tasks – Some Scenarios 2. Historical Development of Marketing Organizations 3. British Organizational Status Quo 4. Organizational Transfer – Organizational Development; Appendices; Index
The 53 volumes in this set, originally published between 1955 and 1996, draw together research by leading academics in the area of management and provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine management techniques, managing for profit and non-profit organisations, and management training and development. This set will be of particular interest to students of Business Studies.