Be A Great Boss

Be A Great Boss

by Catherine Hakala-Ausperk
     
 
Moving into a library management position can feel like a daunting and solitary pursuit. Graduate courses in management are expensive and hard to find. To help library managers improve their skills and acumen, renowned speaker and trainer Hakala-Ausperk presents a handy self-study guide to the dynamic role of being a boss. Organized in 52 modules, designed to cover a

Overview

Moving into a library management position can feel like a daunting and solitary pursuit. Graduate courses in management are expensive and hard to find. To help library managers improve their skills and acumen, renowned speaker and trainer Hakala-Ausperk presents a handy self-study guide to the dynamic role of being a boss. Organized in 52 modules, designed to cover a year of weekly sessions but easily adaptable for any pace, this workbook
• Covers major management topics such as success with stakeholders, staffing, customer service,
planning, funding, leadership, and more
• Offers an inexpensive alternative to seminars and classroom instruction
• Requires an investment of as little as an hour per week, and is completely self-paced
• Includes challenging questions and exercises, and a Web-based template to record learning progress
Suitable for all levels of management, from first-line supervisors to library directors, this book lays out a clear path to learning the essentials of being a great boss.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838910689
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
09/27/2010
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.49(d)

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