Description : It has never been more important to get the right staff for an organization and keep them motivated. With the right talent a company can beat the competition and grow their market share. Effective People Management gives the reader a robust understanding of all the key activities involved in managing staff and maintaining high performance, including chapters on leadership, motivating people, team building, delegating, selection interviewing, reward, managing change and handling people problems. By looking at the various ways that people obtain and use their power, Effective People Management explores how to create a leadership presence in a positive way, and gives the reader the opportunity to develop their own career development and strategy.
Description : Whether you are a first-time manager, a function specialist, or someone running your own organization, your objectives will always be the same: how do I obtain--and sustain--the best performance from both myself and my team? Based on in-depth experience of developing people and initiating change within many types of organizations, Mark Thomas provides a practical guide to mastering the essential techniques of people management. He explains all the key concepts clearly and his book, packed with examples, charts, tips, and techniques, is full of practical advice and shrewd insights. Written by an author with many years' experience as a successful trainer and consultant, Mastering People Management is an outstanding introduction to the subject: it covers all the ground with thoroughness and clarity together with examples and insights that bring theory to life.
Description : At the heart of every organisation are the people that contribute to it. Neil Thompson's latest book offers an outstanding guide to the art of management by highlighting the, too often taken for granted, importance of staff and their well-being at work. The result is a unique introduction to people management that focuses on getting the best, rather than simply the most, out of staff in the workplace. Combining theory and practice in clear and sensitive balance, this book: Is unrivalled in scope, covering 30 key tasks and challenges faced by managers, from recruitment and staff motivation to grievances and bullying. Adopts a multidisciplinary approach applicable across many organisational settings for readers whatever their background. Is written with the clarity and practical focus for which Neil Thompson is renowned, ensuring a navigable and intuitive companion for students and new and aspiring managers alike. People Management is an ideal textbook for students taking courses on human resources, management and leadership across a range of fields, from Business and Organisation Studies to professional qualifications in Nursing, Social Work and related people professions. It also a rich and succinct tool for practising managers.
Description : Suitable for managers who need guidance on the people management problems they face on a daily basis. This book takes the form of a clinic, where a people manager asks an experienced management consultant how he should approach particular issues and problems.
Description : This new 3rd edition of the best-selling text People Management & Development: Human Resource Management at Work is the complete text for anyone studying Human Resource Management. Combining the latest academic research with practical approaches to managing HR in the workplace, the text is thoroughly revised with increased signposting to enhance accessibility, a revised structure designed to be more flexible for use on CIPD and non-CIPD courses, as well as the addition of more international cases. Ideal for students studying for the CIPD professional qualification as well as general human resource management modules at undergraduate and postgraduate level. A 'route map' at the front of the book will indicate how the text can be used on both CIPD and non-CIPD courses to assist lecture preparation. TARGETED AT - Students studying CIPD Professional Qualifications and undergraduate and post graduate students taking HRM modules on business and HRM courses
Description : This is the leading textbook for students taking the CIPD professional qualification and has been fully revised and rewritten to take account of the new academic standards that will be taught from September 2002. The title has been changed from Core Personnel and Development to People Management and Development to reflect the change in the standards.
Description : What do individuals admire most about bosses for whom they love to work? Research shows that it is their people skills that make the difference. Learn a proven, results-oriented "People Management Formula" that prominent management coaches use to build these people-oriented leadership skills. Then practice these skills using sensible training techniques that make the authors' model come to life in the workplace. The People Management Formula -- your recipe for leadership success!
Description : This book talks of the essential tools and guidance required for managing and getting the best out of individuals and teams. Each chapter is self-standing and covers a particular topic related to managing people. This book is very useful for managers, entrepreneurs and professionals.
Description : As part of the CIPD Revision Guides series, these revision guides are designed to aid CIPD students in preparing for their examinations. Based on the experience and skills of the CIPD Examiners, these guides provide comprehensive and relevant information and invaluable advice for students in the lead up to their CIPD examinations. There are opportunities to practise exam technique, assess knowledge levels and benefit from handy tips on improving exam performance.