Being the Boss
Call Number: HF 5549.12.H554 2011
Publication Date: 2011-01-11
This new book explains how to master three imperatives of being a great manager: Manage yourself: Learn that management isn't about getting things done yourself. It's about accomplishing things through others -- Manage a network: Understand how power and influence work in your organization and build a network of mutually beneficial relationships to navigate your company's complex political environment -- Manage a team: Forge a high-performing "we" out of all the "I"s who report to you. Packed with stories and practical guidance, "Being the Boss" is a guide for not only first-time managers but all managers seeking to master the most daunting challenges of leadership.