Managing for people who hate managing : be a success by being yourself / by Devora Zack
By: Zack, Devora.Publisher: San Francisco, C.A. : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2012Description: viii, 162 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781609945732.Subject(s): Management
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Welcome to the electrifying world of management -- Why you hate it, why I wrote this -- Who are you? -- Feelers think and thinkers feel -- But I liked my real job! -- Flex for success -- Lonely at the top -- Being bossy -- Don't cry in my office ... I have a deadline to meet -- Inside, outside, upside down -- Charisma 'n' you -- Bonus track: this amp goes to Eleven! -- Signing off: you're STILL here?
Uses the "thinker-feeler" dimension on the Myers Briggs personality type indicator as a springboard for discussing different management styles, and how to develop a style that builds on your natural strengths. Provides practical examples of how to use both the "thinking" and "feeling" styles of management.