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Defining the really great boss

Author: M David Dealy; Andrew R Thomas
Publisher: Westport, CT : Praeger, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Five essential characteristics of great bosses are elucidated, showing what sets these bosses apart from mere managers.

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Bosses don't become great because of their title, rank, degree of authority, office size, or benefits package. Great bosses aren't even necessarily great managers. Instead, they possess a set of core competencies that set them apart from mere managers. The skill set of great bosses entails five qualities: They do the right thing for the right reason They never make the same mistake twice They set their personal expectations higher than those of their bosses They go to their bosses with action plans, not problems They follow up.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dealy, M. David.
Defining the really great boss.
Westport, CT : Praeger, 2004
(DLC) 2003062432
(OCoLC)53038455
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M David Dealy; Andrew R Thomas
ISBN: 0313051941 9780313051944 0275980375 9780275980375
OCLC Number: 57482579
Description: 1 online resource (x, 112 pages)
Contents: What this book is about --
The importance of great bosses in today's world --
It all stems from vision --
Do the right thing for the right reasons --
Set your expectations higher than your boss's expectations for you --
Never ever make the same mistake twice --
Go to your boss with your action plan, not your problem --
Follow-up --
The great boss as team builder --
The great boss as change agent --
Putting it all together --
Appendix: Internet resource guide.
Responsibility: M. David Dealy with Andrew R. Thomas ; foreword by Bill Lindig.

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Five essential characteristics of great bosses are elucidated, showing what sets these bosses apart from mere managers.  Read more...

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