Management

Management

 
How to Be a Great Boss Wickman, Gino | Boer, René BenBella Books, Inc. , 2016 Management

What does it mean to be a great leader? Gino Wickman and René Boer believe it means inspiring employees to bring their “A game” every day. They also believe there are specific skills that managers can master to become...

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How to Manage Complex Programs Kendrick, Tom AMACOM , 2016 Management

A program is difficult to manage because it involves complicated hierarchies of deliverables, workflow, and staffing. The larger and more complicated the program is, the more likely it is to fail. In How to...

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Harvard Business Review Manager’s Handbook Review Press, Harvard Business Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Management

In their day-to-day roles, managers are often tasked with solving practical problems, evaluating internal processes, drafting new budgets, and overcoming obstacles. These challenges can be daunting to both new and...

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People Risk Management Blacker, Keith | McConnell, Patrick Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Management

In People Risk Management, Keith Blacker and Patrick McConnell provide insight and practical suggestions about how to manage people-related risks at large commercial firms. Due to their size and...

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Work Rules! Bock, Laszlo Hachette Book Group , 2015 Management

There are two ways to run a company: top-down, command and control—where leaders make and enforce the rules, or high-freedom and non-hierarchical—where employees are empowered to manage themselves. Either method can...

 
 
The Social Project Manager Taylor, Peter 2017 Management

In The Social Project Manager, project management consultant Peter Taylor examines the shift from traditional, top-down project management toward a new socially oriented paradigm that encourages the...

 
 
Stop Spending, Start Managing Menon, Tanya | Thompson, Leigh Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2016 Management

Managers and leaders across industries and business environments often find themselves perplexed by problems that they simply cannot solve—regardless of how many dollars they spend, consultants they hire, or time and...

 
 
20 Minute Manager: Virtual Collaboration Review Press, Harvard Business Harvard Business Review Press , 2016 Management

Many professionals today are opting to work remotely either part- or full-time. Although the decision to work outside of a traditional office setting often provides professionals with more freedom and flexibility, it...

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Managing in the Gray Badaracco, Joseph L. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2016 Management

Leading in an environment where problems are clear and offer obvious solutions is the ideal, but often not the reality. Instead, managers are frequently faced with making the right decisions about ambiguous and complex...

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The Project Manager’s Guide to Mastering Agile Cobb, Charles G. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2015 Management

Despite the fact that agile has become a popular approach to project management in recent years, there still is a great deal of confusion surrounding its implementation. In The Project Manager’s Guide to...

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