Awards CMI (Chartered Management Institute) Management Book of the year 2013 award Professor Simonetta Manfredi’s book on Equality and Diversity Management: Theory and Practice, co-authored with Dr Savita Kumra and published by Oxford University Press in 2012 won the CMI (Chartered Management Institute) Management Book of the year 2013 award in the Management and Leadership Textbook category. The award ceremony was held at the British Library Conference Centre on 28 January 2013 and the award was presented by Professor Cary Cooper. Management and Leadership Textbook is ‘awarded to the entry that in the opinion of the judges, will most effectively support a course of study on a management and leadership topic’. Here is what the judges said about the book: Probably one of the strongest book in this subject area...there are many things in this book that I can use in my business.Delroy Beverley, Category Judge Of interest to practising managers as well as academics: this is a rare combination and achievement that makes this textbook standout.Dr Karin Moser, Category Judge I strongly recommend this book to every member of the CMI...it is suitable for anyone who wants to know more about how to create an inclusive culture in the workplace and it is essential reading for senior management.Mick Gillick MBE, Reviewer Simonetta is a Reader in Equality and Diversity Management and Director of the Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice. More information about this award can be found on CMI website http://yearbook.managers.org.uk/ If you would like to order a book please follow the weblink here.