Shortlisted for 2009 Australian Educational Publishing Awards. Athletes constantly strive to achieve excellence in their chosen sport - to improve and compete with the best. Inspired managers have the same approach to the ever-changing world of business. This third Asia-Pacific edition maintains its comprehensive theoretical base while bringing the challenges of management to life with hundreds of real-world examples. Revised to emphasise the importance of innovation and sustainable development, the text continues to connect management theory with the best practice of today's successful organisations Cengage Learning has also brought together a team of experts to create an impressive suite of learning tools to accompany Fundamentals of Management 3e. With features such as video cases, Biz Flix and video interviews with prominent Australian managers, students are able to easily understand, contemplate and absorb management theory, making this new edition the premier Asia-Pacific management learning package on the market.