Learn how to effectively work with even the most difficult boss-and instantly position yourself for success
|About the book|
Learn Everything You Can From Every Type of Boss
Managers come in all varieties, and unfortunately you don't get to choose your preference. Too often, we find ourselves working for people who are tough to work for, difficult to "decode," or brilliant but inaccessible. Managing Your Manager is the answer to dealing with a problematic supervisor.
Placing manager "types" into real-world categories--from the Bully, Scientist, and Star to the Geek, Parent, and Con Artist--it provides everything you need to make your work life more satisfying and productive. Managing Your Manager gives you the tools to:
Managers of all types can provide invaluable learning experiences that can enhance your career. Managing Your Manager empowers you with the knowledge, skills, and savvy for dealing with any type of boss and excelling in your job.
|About the author|
Gonzague Dufour is a human resources executive who has held senior positions with top companies such as Phillip Morris, Kraft, Jacobs Suchard, and other large consulting firms.
|Table of contents|
INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1. The MicroManager; Chapter 2. The Risk Averse; Chapter 3. The Kaleidoscope; Chapter 4. The Firecracker; Chapter 5. The Dreamer; Chapter 6. The Egotist; Chapter 7. The 7th Leader