50 Cautionary Tales for Managers
by Peter Honey
Publisher: How to Books 2007
Number of pages: 262
The whole of management life is revealed in 50 short stories, some sad, some funny - all based on real managers and real events. You'll find control-freaks, autocrats, egotists, bullies, perfectionists, ditherers and eccentrics as well as a few managers simply striving to do their best in difficult circumstances. Peter Honey bravely offers each flawed manager practical advice in a bid to improve their performance and make life more tolerable for their colleagues.
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- Swarthmore College
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by David Newth - BookBoon
My guiding aim in writing this book was to make it readable, down to earth and useful. It carries a conviction that managers vulnerability to stress can be lessened by them standing back from the coal face occasionally ...
by Coleman Patterson - BookBoon
This book is a collection of 500-word essays on a variety of management, leadership, and organizational topics. Using a variety of examples and references, readers can quickly gain insight into fundamental and advanced management principles.
by Karlyn Adams - National Center on Education and the Economy
A comprehensive summary of current research and theory on the sources of innovation and creativity in individuals and organizations. The paper concludes with some recommendations for how education systems can best foster these attributes in students.