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How to Manage People (Creating Success)

3.8  ·  Rating Details ·  35 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
How to Manage People is a practical new book from bestselling author Michael Armstrong. A distillation of all his knowledge and experience, it provides advice to managers and team leaders on how to manage their staff, getting the best results from them and dealing with any people problems that may arise.
This guide will prove invaluable for the many managers who have to do
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Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 1st 2008 by Kogan Page (first published May 3rd 2008)
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Phillip Taylor
Sep 14, 2008 Phillip Taylor rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: all HR operatives immediately
Recommended to Phillip by: richmondchambers@btconnect.com
MANAGING THE PEOPLE BUSINESS

It is generally considered that the success of a company relies heavily on the performance of its human resources managers, who sometimes have a somewhat less than enthusiastic audience or any set of admirers!

Michael Armstrong’s practical guide to managing people quashes some of the myths about people management, and provides an invaluable insight into the main issues which arise for front-line management including: leadership; motivating people; team building; deleg
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Darren
Jul 05, 2016 Darren rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Publisher Kogan Page has been active recently pushing out a series of little guides for various aspects of business that have been well-received and this one, which looks at basic elements of people management, is of a similar high standard.

Giving practical, actionable advice to help someone become an effective manager (or even an existing poor manager be a good manager if they are not too pig-headed and will read it), this book covers the whole range of people management skills in relatively f
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Darrell
May 04, 2013 Darrell rated it liked it
This was a book that had some common sense recommendations such as rewarding people and respecting your staff. I did like some of the ideas for rewarding and appreciation. As Managers we have to make sure the work gets done and also recognize that employees are important in accomplishing this. Another good point was not Micro-Managing and respecting input and ideas.
Ivo Stoykov
Jul 15, 2014 Ivo Stoykov rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
How to Manage People is sort of reference book. Well organized. Topics are covered deeply enough, keeping contents succinct. I found it useful.
Zoë
Jan 11, 2016 Zoë rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
A useful aide mémoire for people management, all common sense but helpful in that it guides and provides structures for dealing with a number of management situations. Well laid out too.
Aman Fida
May 06, 2012 Aman Fida rated it really liked it
A good simple starting point on managing teams and leadership - clear and concise and so helped in forming ideas about leading and managing people
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This book contained some good information but seemed to contain a lot of lists of ten things.
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