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How to Become a Great Boss

Hyperion

Now Updated and with New Success Tips! The Great Boss Simple Success Formula: Did you ever have a great boss? Everyone should have one, but not enough people do. If you're a boss, or hope to become one, or have a less-than-great boss, then this is the book that could change your career--and your life. In times like these, being a great boss can be harder than ever. If you want surprising and useful advice on how to handle the tough stuff--from having to fire a long-time employee to being a new boss with a demoralized team--the stories, observations, and advice contained in this gem of a book will set your feet in the right direction. And if you just want advice on living up to the legend who preceded you in the job, or even ways to emulate someone who was a great boss to you, Jeffrey Fox has gathered anecdotes from some of the mightiest and most respected bosses in America. The bestselling author who brought you How to Become CEO and How to Become a Rainmaker knows the territory about which he speaks. Fox is the master of the counterintuitive angle. For every boss who has implied "I know what's best, that's why I'm the boss," Fox counsels, "Listen to Phonies, Fools, and Frauds" and "Don't Check Expense Accounts." His stories from bosses who have cared equally for employees' lives and the bottom line will inspire you to see that profit counts, but so do camaraderie, motivation, and a great place to work. In a time of considerable corporate downsizing, it's more important than ever for bosses to surround themselves with motivated employees. Jeffrey Fox's How to Become a Great Boss will have a place on the shelves of top brass everywhere who want to remain leaders of their pack.

Now Updated and with New Success Tips! The Great Boss Simple Success Formula: Did you ever have a great boss? Everyone should have one, but not enough people do. If you're a boss, or hope to become one, or have a less-than-great boss, then this is the book that could change your career--and your life. In times like these, being a great boss can be harder than ever. If you want surprising and useful advice on how to handle the tough stuff--from having to fire a long-time employee to being a new boss with a demoralized team--the stories, observations, and advice contained in this gem of a book will set your feet in the right direction. And if you just want advice on living up to the legend who preceded you in the job, or even ways to emulate someone who was a great boss to you, Jeffrey Fox has gathered anecdotes from some of the mightiest and most respected bosses in America. The bestselling author who brought you How to Become CEO and How to Become a Rainmaker knows the territory about which he speaks. Fox is the master of the counterintuitive angle. For every boss who has implied "I know what's best, that's why I'm the boss," Fox counsels, "Listen to Phonies, Fools, and Frauds" and "Don't Check Expense Accounts." His stories from bosses who have cared equally for employees' lives and the bottom line will inspire you to see that profit counts, but so do camaraderie, motivation, and a great place to work. In a time of considerable corporate downsizing, it's more important than ever for bosses to surround themselves with motivated employees. Jeffrey Fox's How to Become a Great Boss will have a place on the shelves of top brass everywhere who want to remain leaders of their pack.
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Now Updated and with New Success Tips! The Great Boss Simple Success Formula: Did you ever have a great boss? Everyone should have one, but not enough people do. If you're a boss, or hope to become one, or have a less-than-great boss, then this is the book that could change your career--and your life. In times like these, being a great boss can be harder than ever. If you want surprising and useful advice on how to handle the tough stuff--from having to fire a long-time employee to being a new boss with a demoralized team--the stories, observations, and advice contained in this gem of a book will set your feet in the right direction. And if you just want advice on living up to the legend who preceded you in the job, or even ways to emulate someone who was a great boss to you, Jeffrey Fox has gathered anecdotes from some of the mightiest and most respected bosses in America. The bestselling author who brought you How to Become CEO and How to Become a Rainmaker knows the territory about which he speaks. Fox is the master of the counterintuitive angle. For every boss who has implied "I know what's best, that's why I'm the boss," Fox counsels, "Listen to Phonies, Fools, and Frauds" and "Don't Check Expense Accounts." His stories from bosses who have cared equally for employees' lives and the bottom line will inspire you to see that profit counts, but so do camaraderie, motivation, and a great place to work. In a time of considerable corporate downsizing, it's more important than ever for bosses to surround themselves with motivated employees. Jeffrey Fox's How to Become a Great Boss will have a place on the shelves of top brass everywhere who want to remain leaders of their pack.

Language:

English

Length:

2h 24m


Chapters

Free Sample

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:58


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:27


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:00


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:36


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:59


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:14


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:40


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:44


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

02:58


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:42


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

02:57


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:06


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:24


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

01:47


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:11


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:52


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:02


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:42


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:42


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:04


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

02:47


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

02:26


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

01:49


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:32


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:49


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:53


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

03:07


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

01:35


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:54


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:04


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

02:49


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

03:03


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:23


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

01:38


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

02:33


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:26


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

01:22


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

04:21


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

02:09


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

01:25


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

02:08


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

02:46


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

02:46


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

01:58


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

01:28


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

15:29