The Truth About Managing People
, by Stephen P. Robbins, is a new edition of what appears to be a full business management book (there are two more with the same title and different covers, which are approximately the same file size and selling for $8 to $10).
You can succeed brilliantly as a leader and overcome the “killer” problems faced by every manager!
* The truth about building winning teams and designing high-productivity jobs
* The truth about why “happy” employees aren’t always more productive
* The (surprising) truth about what behaviors you really want to reward
This book reveals 53 Proven Principles for handling virtually every management challenge.
The Truth About Managing People offers real solutions for the make-or-break problems faced by every manager. You'll discover: how to overcome the true obstacles to teamwork; why too much communication can be as dangerous as too little; how to improve your hiring and employee evaluations; how to heal "layoff survivor sickness"; even how to learn charisma. This isn't someone's opinion; it's a definitive, evidence-based guide to effective management: a set of bedrock principles you can rely on throughout your entire management career.