Be a courageous manager

Beagrie, Scott
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p48
Trade Publication
The article offers pieces of advice to managers on being successful in modern business and having an effective leadership style. According to the author, managers are frequently accused of lacking the management and leadership skills needed for modern business. A study discovered that 27% of respondents admitted to avoiding challenges at work. The thought of confrontation or having to make unpleasant decisions can deter otherwise good managers from carrying out their duties effectively. INSET: WHAT ARE THE FIRST STEPS?.


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