The solution to every new manager's problems, this fully updated and revised guide shows how to get the most and the best from one's staff and covers leadership, team management, delegation, reward/discipline systems and more. New to this edition: updated information on working with employees on goal and career management, downsizing and laying off employees, sexual harassment and EOE, interviewing techniques, and more.
Updated and revised with updates on layoffs, sexual harassment, interviewing, and more.
Pell is an expert in his field, with 50 years in HR and teaching experience.
Quick and easy guidance on making America's newest way of working for your team
Idiot-proof steps for creating a team and getting the most out of it
Down-to-earth advice on training, delegating, communicating, setting goals, and more
"Dr. Pell has written a delightfully entertaining 'how-to' manual that is not only a prime training tool for new team leaders, but a reference guide for all managers, regardless of their level of proficiency and experience. . . this book is a must-read."-Franklin C. Ashby, Ph.D., president of Manchester Training
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Using a clear, step-by-step format, this practical guide provides a firm foundation in the basics of the field. You'll master all the key issues in human resources, like benefits, legal situations, hiring, training, outplacement, worker rights, and more.
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