Understanding and Changing Your Management Style : Assessments and Tools for Self-Development Paperback / softback
Part of the J-B Warren Bennis Series series
An update of the classic book that reveals the 6 keys to successful management In this new edition of his best-selling book, Robert Benfari explains that the best mangers are not born that way but share a mix of characteristics that can be analyzed, understood, and most importantly changed.
He identifies the six characteristics of successful managers (Psychological Type; Needs/Motivation; Use of Power; Conflict Style; Our Basic Values; and Our Reaction to Stress) and uses these building blocks to show how anyone can use personality-specific strategies for resolving conflicts, solving problems, managing stress, handling difficult situations at work, and positively influencing others. * Includes a proven pathway for becoming an effective manager * Contains new information on management style and leadership, human nature and neuroscience, and the dark side of management * Includes a self-assessment for each of the six building blocks to successful management This research-based book offers the tools leaders need to improve their management style and succeed in the workplace.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 19/07/2013
- Category: Management & management techniques
- ISBN: 9781118399460