Managing for People Who Hate Managing

  • by Devora Zack
  • Narrated by Don Hagen
  • 3 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Professional success, more often than not, means becoming a manager. Yet nobody prepared you for having to deal with messy tidbits like emotions, conflicts, and personalities - all while achieving ever-greater goals and meeting ever-looming deadlines. Not exactly what you had in mind, is it?
Don’t panic. Here are the tools to help you succeed and even thrive as a manager. Drawing on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Zack introduces two primary management styles - thinkers and feelers - and guides you in developing a management style that fits who you really are.
Zack takes you through a host of potentially difficult situations, showing how this new way of understanding yourself and others makes managing less of a stumble in the dark and more of a walk in the park. With enlightening examples, helpful exercises, and lifesaving tips, this audiobook the new go-to guide for all those managers looking to love their jobs again.

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What the Critics Say

“This witty, insightful, immediately applicable, and action-oriented guide teaches people managing can be fun, meaningful, easier, and more peaceful.” (David Bach, number one New York Times best-selling author of The Automatic Millionaire and Start Late, Finish Rich)

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Fantastic book as it's all true!

Loved it. really well written and lots of reality checks along the way. taught me alot and I shall keep dipping bk in.
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- Mrs spence

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-11-2012
  • Publisher: Gildan Media, LLC