The Manager's Answer Book (Paperback)

Powerful Tools to Build Trust and Teams, Maximize Your Impact and Influence, and Respond to Challenges

By Barbara Mitchell, Cornelia Gamlem

Career Press, 9781632651419, 224pp.

Publication Date: June 18, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
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Congratulations, you're a manager Of course you have expertise in the field you're managing, but what about everything else? There's so much more to know

Whether you're a new or seasoned manager, your responsibilities can become overwhelming at times. There are days and new situations that will leave you feeling vulnerable. You don't know where to start or even what to ask

The Manager's Answer Book can help. In question-and-answer format, this easy-to-use guide provides information on many aspects of managing. You will learn about:
Getting started: moving from peer to manager, setting goals, managing projects, resources, and much more.
Developing your management skills: communicating, delegating, motivating, and facilitating.
Building and managing your team: hiring, firing, and everything in between.
Creating your personal brand: building credibility for yourself, your team, and your department.
Managing up, down, and around: working with people and functions in your organization.
Potential land mines: conflict, change, and risk.
Legal pitfalls: navigating the miasma of laws and regulations.

The Manager's Answer Book will help any manager stay informed and avoid unknowingly tripping over a new situation. It's a natural complement to The Big Book of HR.