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Being the Boss - The 3 Imperatives for Becoming a Great Leader

Linda A. Hill

You never dreamed being the boss would be so hard. You're caught in a web of conflicting expectations from subordinates, your supervisor, peers, and customers. You're not alone. As Linda Hill and Kent Lineback reveal in Being the Boss, becoming an effective manager is a painful, difficult journey. It's trial and error, endless effort, and slowly acquired personal insight. Many managers never complete the journey. At best, they just learn to get by. At worst, they become terrible bosses. This new book explains how to avoid that fate, by mastering three imperatives: Packed with compelling stories and practical guidance, Being the Boss is an indispensable guide for not only first-time managers but all managers seeking to master the most daunting challenges of leadership.

You never dreamed being the boss would be so hard. You're caught in a web of conflicting expectations from subordinates, your supervisor, peers, and customers. You're not alone. As Linda Hill and Kent Lineback reveal in Being the Boss, becoming an effective manager is a painful, difficult journey. It's trial and error, endless effort, and slowly acquired personal insight. Many managers never complete the journey. At best, they just learn to get by. At worst, they become terrible bosses. This new book explains how to avoid that fate, by mastering three imperatives: Packed with compelling stories and practical guidance, Being the Boss is an indispensable guide for not only first-time managers but all managers seeking to master the most daunting challenges of leadership.
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You never dreamed being the boss would be so hard. You're caught in a web of conflicting expectations from subordinates, your supervisor, peers, and customers. You're not alone. As Linda Hill and Kent Lineback reveal in Being the Boss, becoming an effective manager is a painful, difficult journey. It's trial and error, endless effort, and slowly acquired personal insight. Many managers never complete the journey. At best, they just learn to get by. At worst, they become terrible bosses. This new book explains how to avoid that fate, by mastering three imperatives: Packed with compelling stories and practical guidance, Being the Boss is an indispensable guide for not only first-time managers but all managers seeking to master the most daunting challenges of leadership.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kent L. Lineback, Erik Synnestvedt

Length:

8h 18m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

36:03


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

38:19


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

31:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:53


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

33:13


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

36:36


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

40:15


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

31:01


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:05:39


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

44:35


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

48:40


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

33:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

36:32


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:18