Lead Your Boss: The Subtle Art of Managing Up
Every manager on the move wants to have influence at the top in order to get his or her ideas heard and ultimately acted upon. In Lead Your Boss, recognized leadership guru John Baldoni gives managers new--as well as tried-and-true--methods for influencing both their bosses and their peers, and giving senior leaders reasons to follow their lead. Featuring instructive stories based on real-life experiences from leaders at all levels, Lead Your Boss reveals proven strategies for: - Developing spheres of influence - Handling tough issues - Asserting oneself diplomatically - Putting the team first - Persuading up - Establishing trust - Using organizational politics to everyone's advantage - Inspiring others through-out the organization Lead Your Boss gives readers practical, tactical advice on becoming a key player in any organization, regardless of whether or not they have an office in the Csuite...YET.
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