DK Essential Managers: Achieving High Performance, 1st Edition

  • Mike Bourne
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  • ISBN-10: 0756655668
  • ISBN-13: 9780756655662
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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About

Overview

Maximize your impact in the workplace with ACHIEVING HIGH PERFORMANCE. It will show you how to get the best out of your job by working smarter, not harder. Mike Bourne is Professor of Business Performance at Cranfield School of Management in the UK.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Knowing Yourself.
2: Looking in From Outside.
3: Setting Goals.
4: Analyzing your Strengths and Limitations.
5: Developing your Brand.
6: Planning the Future.
7: Improving your Skills.
8: Managing your Time.
9: Participating in Meetings.
10: Chairing a Meeting.
11: Negotiating.
12: Dealing with Difficult People.
13: Presenting.
14: Becoming More Effective.
15: Reading and Remembering.
16: Being Creative.
17: Being Confident.
18: Making Decisions.
19: Saying “No”.
20: Communicating Successfully.
21: Listening Effectively.
22: Becoming Successful.
23: Moving Into Leadership.
24: Succeeding as a Manager.
25: Networking.
26: Working with a Mentor.
27: Moving On.
28: Reviewing your Plans.
Index.
Acknowledgments.