Warren Buffett's management secrets : proven tools for personal and business success by Mary Buffett and David Clark
By: Buffett, Mary.
Contributor(s): Clark, David.Publisher: New York, USA Simon & Schuster 2010Description: xix, 148 p. 20cm.ISBN: 9781439149379.Subject(s): MANAGEMENT | LEADERSHIP | ORGANISATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS | HUMAN RELATIONS | Business_and_Management
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PICK THE RIGHT BUSINESS TO WORK FOR : How to find the kind of business that offers the greatest career opportunities ; Three quick tests for identifying the best company to work for ; DELEGATE : Rules for delegating authority ; FIND THE RIGHT MANAGER FOR THE JOB : Where Warren starts his search for the right manager ; Victor or victim? Warren's secret for picking a leader out of the pack ; Work at a job you love ; Put a winning sales team together ; Obsession ; The power of honesty ; Manage costs ; Have an eye for the long term ; How to determine salaries ; MOTIVATE YOUR WORKFORCE : Make a good first impression ; The power of praise ; The power reputation ; The dangers of criticism ; How to win an argument ; Speak to the other person's wants and needs ; Encourage others to come up with the right idea ; Everyone makes mistakes - admit it! ; MANAGERIAL PITFALLS, CHALLENGES AND LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES : The hidden dangers of making a living on borrowed money ; Do good ideas always bear fruit? ; How to handle employees who break the law ; Dealing with your mistakes ; Sycophants - are they an asset or a liability? ; Learn from missed opportunities ; Bank on the tried and true ; Move up in life ; Manage 'you' for inflation ; Managing personal borrowing
Reveals magnate Warren Buffett's personal and professional management philosophies, from looking for work in the right place, to the value of honesty, to how to win an argument.