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Manager to CEO
Corporate Wisdom for Survival and Success

  • Walter Vieira - Former chairman, International Council of Management Consulting Institutes


December 2005 | 276 pages | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd
Manager to CEO is the intelligent manager`s guide to understanding and surviving in the `real` corporate environment. Designed to give professionals a comprehensive overview of the 21st century workplace, this book covers a wide range of issues that senior managers face in organizations as they go up the corporate ladder.

Insightful, practical, yet thoughtful, this book provides a new perspective on progress, competition, change and many other work-life issues in a rapidly changing corporate environment. It gives unbiased and realistic recommendations, and sometimes a new slant, on issues such as power and politics, the dilemmas of a CEO, managing teams, hiring and retaining good people, creating and managing change, dealing with colleagues, bosses and subordinates, career advancement, and ethics, values and failure.

Replete with real life stories, this book is a must read for senior managers, CEOs and anyone who wishes to understand the true nature of the corporate world.
 
Preface
 
Power, Politics at Work
 
The Art of Self-Management
 
Managing People
 
The Hiring and Firing Responsibility
 
Lowering the Drawbridge
 
The Challenge of Change
 
Subordinates and Bosses
 
Down and Out
 
You Win Some, You Lose Some
 
Romance in the Workplace
 
At the Crossroads
 
Staying On
 
Ethics and Human Values
 
Taking People at Face Value
 
Discretion and Tact
 
Courtesy and Grace
 
Cooperation and Networking
 
The CEO
 
Towards a Second Career

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ISBN: 9780761934141
£19.99