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One important way to judge your success as a manger is by the success of your employees. An effective manager isn’t just a boss who can extract the most productivity from his people, but the one who produces great future managers. How can you be sure that under your leadership managers will blossom?
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You already know that it’s smart to empower employees by nurturing their strengths and letting learn and grow on the job. The last thing you need is another book on the beauty and benefits of fair, enlightened management. To its credit, Leveraging People and Profit (Butterworth-Heinemann, 1998) doesn’t preach.
Many management books give tips on how to speak persuasively so that you win over others. But for Dr. David Stiebel, it’s sometimes what you don’t say that counts the most. In his book, When Talking Makes Things Worse! (Whitehall & Nolton, Dallas, 1997), Stiebel offers creative strategies to handle disagreements.
More than 35 percent of American companies admit that they record employee phone calls or voice mail, check employee computer files and e-mail, or videotape employees at work, according to a survey by the American Management Association.
An interview with Philip Crosby, author of Quality Is Free: The Art of Making Quality Certain.
Like pesky ants, demotivators can infest your workplace and prove hard to eliminate. They rarely disappear on their own, which means you must take steps to root them out.
When interviewing job candidates, beware of giving too much weight to factors such as race, cultural background, age, level of education, religion and so on.
Wondering whether you’re in the right career?
Smart managers keep their negative talk to a minimum.
After one year in her new job, Mary was ostracized by her bosses. They
ignored her memos, gave the best assignments to others and didn’t
invite her to staff meetings.
During job interviews, don’t refer to your prior career in the present tense.