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Managing People in the 21st Century: Lessons and Anecdotes from a Life in the Trenches

Eric W. Swenson

Published by Iceni Books
ISBN 10: 1587362929 / ISBN 13: 9781587362927
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Title: Managing People in the 21st Century: Lessons...

Publisher: Iceni Books

Binding: Hardcover

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Hardcover. 124 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.4in.Management styles have changed dramatically over the past century. In this insightful, often irreverent book, a veteran manager talks about these changes and how managers and supervisors need to tailor their own styles to those of their team. Educators and trainers teach prospective managers how to manage a process or a budget. But left in the dark is how to manage people-and in the end, your success as a manager depends on how well you manage others. The author makes a case for Consensus Management, which provides strong leadership and directions while allowing employees to participate in the decision-making process. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781587362927

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Synopsis: Management styles have changed dramatically over the past century. In this insightful, often irreverent book, a veteran manager talks about these changes and how managers and supervisors need to tailor their own styles to those of their team. Educators and trainers teach prospective managers how to manage a process or a budget. But left in the dark is how to manage people-and in the end, your success as a manager depends on how well you manage others. The author makes a case for "Consensus Management," which provides strong leadership and directions while allowing employees to participate in the decision-making process.

About the Author: Eric Swenson has nearly twenty years of experience in management, sales, training and human resources with two large companies—one a Fortune 1000 corporation. He has managed over 400 managers, salespeople and staff. A veteran public speaker, he has spoken to groups of up to 700 people on topics such as management, motivation and personal development. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, and is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management, the American Society of Training & Development, and the American Management Association.

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