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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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.
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.
The 15 Insight Questions.
The Reflective Exercises.
About the Author.