Shortcuts for Smart Managers: Checklists, Worksheets, and Action Plans for Managers with No Time to Waste

Shortcuts for Smart Managers: Checklists, Worksheets, and Action Plans for Managers with No Time to Waste

by Lisa Davis
     
 

"Maria has to present her first budget in less than a month, but she works from 8 to 6 as it is. Pat has to conduct a performance appraisal...of a very difficult employee. Don has to put together a quality report for his area (something he has not done in years). Where can they all turn?

For managers who are out of time, out of information, or just out of

Overview

"Maria has to present her first budget in less than a month, but she works from 8 to 6 as it is. Pat has to conduct a performance appraisal...of a very difficult employee. Don has to put together a quality report for his area (something he has not done in years). Where can they all turn?

For managers who are out of time, out of information, or just out of patience, Shortcuts for Smart Managers provides solutions and preventive cures for many typical challenges. This concise managerial toolbox contains just the essential how-to information, including checklists, worksheets, and action plans for 30 key issues managers face. These interactive, capsulized chapters help time-pressed managers with subjects like:

• coaching
• conference planning
• decision making
• meetings
• goal setting
• communication
• project planning
• the Internet
• negotiation
• presentations
• marketing
• public relations
• strategic planning
• teams
• training
• crisis management
• delegating
• and more!"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814404324
Publisher:
AMACOM Books
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.38(h) x 1.38(d)
Age Range:
17 Years

What People are saying about this

John Fulton
I read this book with interest as I am always looking for shortcuts and found it a real gem. It is full of useful information and hints. All the sections were easily accessible with a variety of checklists. This book should be in every manager's top drawer.

Meet the Author

LISA DAVIS (Wallsend, U.K.) is an international management consultant, training designer, and training materials developer. Her clients include Bristol-Myers Squibb, BMW, Ford, and Mitsubishi.

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