How to Manage

Series
Pearson
Author
Jo Owen  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
5
Language
English
Total pages
304
Pub.-date
June 2018
ISBN13
9781292232607
ISBN
1292232609
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How to Manage
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Description

This book is the ultimate ‘how to’ of management. It distils the theory of management to give you both the practical techniques and soft skills you need to be a successful manager.

Managing well is about getting things done. This book will show you how.

How to Manage is the definitive how-to of management. Based on years of management practice in some of the world’s leading organisations, it cuts through the theory to show you how to develop the skills, behaviours, political abilities and emotions to thrive as a manager.

In How to Manage you’ll learn to:

  • Evaluate your management potential
  • Assess each member of your team and help them discover how they can improve
  • Identify and build the core skills you need to do well
  • Recognise the rules of success in your particular organisation
  • Manage in a virtual world

Table of Contents

  • About the fifth edition
  • 1 Introduction and summary: real managers for the real world
  • 2 Rational management skills: dealing with problems, tasks and money
  • 3 Emotional management skills: dealing with people
  • 4 Political management skills: acquiring power to make things happen
  • 5 Management quotient skills: managing your journey
  • Index

Back Cover

Managing well is about getting things done. And everyone can learn to be a better manager.

This book will show you what you need to do.

 

How to Manage is the definitive how-to of management. Based on years of management practice in some of the world’s leading organisations, it cuts through the theory to show you how to develop the skills, behaviours, political abilities and emotions to thrive as a manager.

 

 In How to Manage you’ll learn to: 

 

·    Evaluate your management potential

·    Assess each member of your team and help them discover how they can improve

·    Identify and build the core skills you need to do well

·    Recognise the rules of success in your particular organisation

·    Manage in a virtual world

Author

Jo Owen has worked with over 100 organisations around the world in most major industries and has written 15 books on leadership and management including the best-selling How to Lead, How to Manage and Tribal Business School. He is the founder of eight charities which have a collective turnover of £100 million and was awarded the OBE by the Queen for starting Teach First which is now the largest graduate recruiter in the UK.  He built a business in Japan without speaking Japanese; he created HBOS business banking; was a partner at Accenture and started his career at P&G. Jo also has spent eight years working with tribes across the world to discover how they survive and succeed, and what businesses can learn from them.