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The secret laws of management: the 40 essential truths for managers

The secret laws of management: the 40 essential truths for managers

Wyatt, Stuart

'The Secret Laws of Management' features 40 tips aimed at helping you get the very best out of your business life

Paperback, Book. English.
Published New York: Business Plus, 2010
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Available at Cheltenham.

  • Cheltenham – One available

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    9933581724 General Non-Fiction 658 Adult Non-Fiction Available


Statement of responsibility: by Stuart Wyatt
Distributor: London: Headline [distributor], 2010
ISBN: 075536094X, 9780755360949
Intended audience: Specialized.
Physical Description: 160 p.
Subject: Business and Management.; Management.

Author note

Stuart Wyatt is 63 years old, married with two children and lives in South-west England. He splits his time between periods of intense work and extended vacations, whether cruising in his classic yacht or, more recently, touring France in a motorhome.


THE SECRET LAWS OF MANAGEMENT distils the essence of great business into 40 succinct and memorable laws.

Each law represents a common or unavoidable business challenge. These laws will quickly become guiding principles that you can follow, and avoid the pitfalls into which others fall. The solutions are helpful, intelligent and often surprising. Examples are:

People tolerate being managed, but they love being led;

Most managers give their worst tasks to their best people;

Deadlines often backfire;

Most people say 'no' in code

Whether you are newly promoted, or want to improve your existing skills, this book will help you take the mystery out of management. The outcome is more effective team relationships, less personal strain and improved results.