Developing Great Managers: 20 Power Hour Conversations that Build Skill FAST

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Use this set of Power Hour conversations to develop high-profile managers hungry for learning and management excellence, but seriously short on time. Using the increasingly popular informal training approach, Haneberg's Power Hour conversations motivates and focuses participants toward the pursuit of excellence. Replete with a facilitator's guide, handouts, and worksheets, this title is aimed at middle and senior level managers in all fields who seek to improve their own ...

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Overview

Use this set of Power Hour conversations to develop high-profile managers hungry for learning and management excellence, but seriously short on time. Using the increasingly popular informal training approach, Haneberg's Power Hour conversations motivates and focuses participants toward the pursuit of excellence. Replete with a facilitator's guide, handouts, and worksheets, this title is aimed at middle and senior level managers in all fields who seek to improve their own performance.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781562865016
  • Publisher: American Society for Training & Development
  • Publication date: 5/25/2008
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 1,089,472
  • Product dimensions: 7.06 (w) x 9.99 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Developing Great Managers 1

Ch. 1 How to Get the Most Out of This Book 3

Ch. 2 How to Help Managers Learn and Grow 7

Ch. 3 Create a Culture of Learning 17

Ch. 4 Using Training Power Hours 35

Ch. 5 Make Sure Time Is Well Spent 41

Pt. II The Power Hours 49

Ch. 6 Introducing 20 Power Hour Manager Training Sessions 51

Ch. 7 Power Hour 1: Management in the Modern Times 59

Ch. 8 Power Hour 2: What's Expected of You 65

Ch. 9 Power Hour 3: Managing and Improving Your Reputation 73

Ch. 10 Power Hour 4: Your Management A-B Boxes 81

Ch. 11 Power Hour 5: Your Management Filter 85

Ch. 12 Power Hour 6: Mind Your Metrics! 93

Ch. 13 Power Hour 7: Grand Slam Home Runs 101

Ch. 14 Power Hour 8: Defining Excellence 109

Ch. 15 Power Hour 9: Communicating Expectations 117

Ch. 16 Power Hour 10: The Art of Planning 127

Ch. 17 Power Hour 11: Results-Oriented Responses 135

Ch. 18 Power Hour 12: Meetings That Rock! 141

Ch. 19 Power Hour 13: Mastering Your Time 149

Ch. 20 Power Hour 14: Internal Service Excellence 155

Ch. 21 Power Hour 15: Your Leadership Legacy 161

Ch. 22 Power Hour 16: Knowing When and How to Say "No" 165

Ch. 23 Power Hour 17: Aligning Your Department for Success 173

Ch. 24 Power Hour 18: The Art of Employee One-on-Ones 179

Ch. 25 Power Hour 19: Enlivening Minds at Work 187

Ch. 26 Power Hour 20: Encouraging Collaboration 193

Pt. III Using and Promoting Power Hours 199

Ch. 27 Selling and Launching Power Hour Training 201

Ch. 28 A Year-Long Management Training Curriculum 207

Ch. 29 Conclusion 213

App Using the Compact Disc 215

About the Author217

Index 219

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