Management

Management

 
Einstein’s Boss Hromas, Robert | Hromas, Christopher AMACOM , 2018 Management

Although he wasn’t a physicist or a mathematician himself, Abraham Flexner was responsible for some of the biggest scientific breakthroughs of the 20th century. As the director of the Institute for Advanced Studios (...

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The Activist Director Millstein, Ira M. Columbia University Press , 2017 Management

In The Activist Director, attorney Ira M. Millstein reveals the importance of board-centric oversight in corporate, not-for-profit, and government entities. He recounts his experiences with corporate...

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Becoming a Better Boss Birkinshaw, Julian John Wiley and Sons Ltd , 2013 Management

In Becoming a Better Boss, Julian Birkinshaw sheds light on the gap between what managers know and what they do. He believes that managers can become more effective by adopting realistic assumptions...

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Raise Your Team’s Employee Engagement Score Finnegan, Richard P. AMACOM , 2018 Management

If you’re like most managers, your employee engagement scores are nothing to brag about. Employee engagement scores have been in the low 30 percent range for more than a decade, and nothing seems to boost them. In...

 
 
The Outstanding Middle Manager Tinline, Gordon | Cooper, Cary Kogan Page Limited , 2016 Management

Life as a mid-level manager can be tough. Pressures from other employees both up and down the organizational hierarchy and the absence of sanctioned role empowerment can leave you feeling stressed out, ineffective, and...

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Time, Talent, Energy Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Management

When leaders excel at managing scarce resources, they gain a powerful advantage over their competitors. In today’s economy, the scarcest resources are the time, talent, and energy of the people within an organization—...

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HBR Guide to Performance Management Harvard Business Review Press Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Management

Simply put, the role of a manager is to ensure that his or her team achieves results. However, traditional practices like annual reviews are no longer considered the most effective way to manage employees’ performances...

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The Supply Chain Revolution Sarkar, Suman AMACOM , 2017 Management

In The Supply Chain Revolution, Suman Sarkar argues that you should use new sourcing and supply chain techniques to gain market advantages for your company. Supply chains and sourcing can help you...

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Event Planning and Management Dowson, Ruth | Bassett, David Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Management

In Event Planning and Management, Ruth Dowson and David Bassett share the knowledge they gleaned from years of experience and numerous case studies analyzing the event planning industry. They explain...

 
 
Why I Don’t Work Here Anymore Kusy, Dr. Mitchell Taylor & Francis Group , 2018 Management

In Why I Don’t Work Here Anymore, Dr. Mitchell Kusy uses the findings from evidence-based studies to develop strategies for handling toxic individuals. These models can help you feel confident in your...

 
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