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How Performance Management Is Killing Performance–and What to Do About It Chandler, M. Tamra Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Management

Many organizations today struggle with performance management. Both employees and managers dread the routine of annual reviews. At the same time, accountability is recognized as important and necessary. In How...

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Glass Jaw Dezenhall, Eric Hachette Book Group , 2014 Communication

The first two decades of the 21st century have been a Golden Age for gossips, blackmailers, and bullies. In Glass Jaw, crisis manager Eric Dezenhall investigates why people and institutions once...

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20 Minute Manager: Delegating Work Harvard Business Review Press Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Management

Delegating work to others offers positive benefits for leaders, direct reports, and organizations alike. In 20 Minute Manager: Delegating Work, Harvard Business Review Press explores the positive...

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HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Empathy Harvard Business Review Press Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Personal Growth

Which leadership quality can boost performance levels to new highs, yet drive them into the ground if overused? The answer is empathy. In the new Harvard Business Review title HBR Emotional Intelligence Series...

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Misplaced Talent Ungemah, Joe John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2015 Human Resources

Science and psychology have contributed many interpretive tools that businesses can use to hire employees who will be successful. However, companies do not always understand how to tailor those tools to their...

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Out Front Shames, Deborah BenBella Books, Inc. , 2017 Communication

Women today are likely to be equally represented among their male peers at undergraduate and graduate levels in fields that were once male dominated. However, this balance has slowly eroded in the workplace,...

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The Golden Apple Donovan, Mason Taylor & Francis Group , 2016 Productivity

In The Golden Apple, Mason Donovan discusses the ever-changing workforce and the need for companies to better accommodate their employees. Designating a distinct separation between home and work...

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Be the Business Heller, Martha Taylor & Francis Group , 2016 Technology

In Be the Business, Martha Heller demonstrates how the steady evolution of technology has resulted in IT becoming the heart of every business. No longer existing as merely a support function, IT now...

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Strategic Analytics Levenson, Alec Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Business Strategy

An organization faces a systemic issue when its workers lack the responsibility, skills, motivation, or support to maintain the system or support the organization’s strategy. In Strategic Analytics,...

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The Human Way Odell, Kelly LID Publishing Ltd. , 2016 Leadership

After many years of study, reflection, and practical experience as a manager, Kelly Odell identified 10 essential elements of successful leadership. These factors transcend varying organizational cultures and...

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