Monthly Archives: January, 2016
Want to be a great manager? Here’s how to gain respect
There are plenty of ways to define a good boss. And just what that really means has changed dramatically in the last generation.
In many companies back in the ’80s, a good boss was an authoritarian, an order-giver, and generally the sole source of new ideas. Now, many workers define a leader as a collaborator, with the ability to develop ideas in others and a willingness to recognise that employees have a life outside of work.
How do you become a good boss, as defined by 2016? Here are four steps on your way to becoming everyone’s favourite manager.