What Your Boss Really Wants from You, 1st Edition

  • Steve Arneson
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  • ISBN-10: 1626560781
  • ISBN-13: 9781626560789
  • DDC: 650.1
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 120 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Overview

Whether you're an entry-level employee, a middle manager, or a high level executive, your most important work relationship is the one you have with your boss. If you're connecting well, everything's great; but if you're not getting along, it can be a nerve-wracking and frustrating experience. It's why executive coach Steve Arneson is so often asked: what does my boss want from me? In this book he offers a powerful set of questions to help you get the answer.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Introduction.
Study Your Boss.
1: When and How is He Most Approachable?.
2: What is His Preferred Management Style?.
3: What Behaviors Does He Reward?.
4: What is He Trying to Accomplish in This Role?.
5: What is He Worried About?.
6: What is His Reputation in the Company?.
7: Whom Does He Respect?.
8: Where Does He Have Influence?.
9: What is His Relationship like with His Boss?.
10: What is His Primary Motivation?.
Consider How Your Boss Sees You.
11: What Does She Value about You?.
12: How Vital are You to Her Mission?.
13: What Does She Think You Need to Improve?.
14: How Does She Represent You to Others?.
15: What is Her History with You?.
16: Take Responsibility for the Relationship.
Afterword.
Resources.
The 15 Insight Questions.
The Reflective Exercises.
Acknowledgments.
Index.
About the Author.