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Focusing on the manager's key role - managing teams to get things done, this book looks at the essential parts of management from unusual perspectives and different angles
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Clearly structured in 36 short sections, this practical book provides rapid, accessible advice on all the essential management challenges.
Focusing on the managers key role - managing teams to get things done, this book looks at the essential parts of management from unusual perspectives and different angles.
Structured with the busy manager in mind, you can dip into any section of the book and read it as an individual piece of advice or read it end-to-end to gain an overall picture of management.
“It is the kind of book that I wish I had had access to when I was starting my career – it would certainly have saved me a lot of time and trouble!”
Sir Anthony Cleaver, MA FBCS CCMI
“Extremely important knowledge presented in a way that it highly readable, instantly digestible and can be put straight into action in the workplace – this is the stuff you wish you’d known when you were starting out."
Marian Lauder MBE FCMI, Director Alto42 Ltd
“This is one of the most accessible and useful management books that I have come across in twenty years on management book reviewing. It is relevant to all levels of managers from those starting out to exceptional practitioners and is highly recommended.”
Andrew May, FIC CMC FCMI
WINNER OF CMI MANAGEMENT BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD
FAST, THOUGHTFUL SOLUTIONS TO EVERY MANAGEMENT CHALLENGE YOU FACE
The Management Book picks out the top issues you are likely to face on a daily basis as a manager. It shows you how to maximise your own performance and that of your team in each of these areas, so that you deliver the outstanding results you want. For every challenge, the book gives you:
Key objectives for managers
Common issues faced in achieving these objectives
A streamlined overview of the issue and what it means
Pointers on when to focus on this issue
A results-focused checklist of action points
Clearly structured, easy to use, with an honest view of what management really involves and what it takes to get it right, you’ll find yourself referring back to The Management Book again and again.
'An excellent and comprehensive roadmap for succeeding as a manager, refreshingly grounded in real-life approaches that work. Some people are lucky enough to have a talented manager and mentor that demonstrates how to lead; for those who don't, and even those who do, the effective manager described in this book is worthy of emulation.'
Chad Raube, Company Director and Venture Capitalist