Management

Management

 
Risk-Based Performance Management Smart, Andrew | Creelman, James Palgrave Macmillan , 2013 Management, Productivity

After the credit crisis of 2008, the business world changed dramatically. Senior leadership in most organizations faced more risk than ever and needed an effective way to manage it. In Risk-Based Performance...

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Let’s Stop Meeting Like This Axelrod, Dick | Axelrod, Emily Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Management, Teams

Most employees—and many leaders—view meetings as an enemy to productivity and a complete waste of time. They are usually boring, repetitive, and many times attendees have no idea why their presence is required. People...

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Managers, Can You Hear Me Now? Strigl, Denny F. | Swiatek, Frank McGraw-Hill Education , 2011 Management

In Managers, Can You Hear Me Now?, Denny F. Strigl and Frank Swiatek set out to share as much knowledge as possible about why managers fail. Instead of rehashing “tried-and-true” management advice or...

 
 
Managing Your Manager Dufour, Gonzague McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Management

At some point, many employees ask themselves “How can I deal with my boss?” Usually they are frustrated with someone they view as a bad boss, or they want to help a good boss perform better. This question is asked more...

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It’s My Company Too! Thompson, Kenneth R. | Benedetto, Ramon L. | Walter, Thomas J. | Meyer, Molly Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2013 Management

It’s My Company Too! is based on interviews and research into eight companies that have transformed their businesses through engaged employees. Kenneth R. Thompson, Ramon L. Benedetto, Thomas J. Walter...

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Flex Hyun, Jane | Lee, Audrey S. HarperCollins Publishers , 2014 Diversity, Management

Today’s diverse and global workplace is flush with differences. In Flex, leadership and diversity strategists Jane Hyun and Audrey S. Lee explore how managers can remove the barriers that keep them...

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Re-Engage Branham, Leigh | Hirschfeld, Mark McGraw-Hill Education , 2010 Business Strategy, Management

In a time when negative workplaces are far too common, a small but growing group of employers are going against the grain to actively create remarkable workplaces. By fostering positive employment experiences, these...

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Behind Every Good Decision Jain, Piyanka | Sharma, Puneet AMACOM , 2015 Leadership, Management

Business decisions made without the proper data analysis can be catastrophic. The key word is “analysis.” Businesses often use data to make decisions, but do not take the time or effort to move through a structured...

 
 
Engaged Leadership Swindall, Clint John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Leadership, Management

Employee disengagement undoubtedly exists today, although productivity is high by historical standards. Employees may seem more engaged in their work, but they may also be working hard out of fear of job loss or just...

 
 
Becoming a Manager Hill, Linda A. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2003 Management

In Becoming a Manager, Linda A. Hill offers readers an inside look at the stressful, often frustrating, realities of the managerial journey, chronicling the tribulations and triumphs faced by new...

 
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