Management Stripped Bare from best-selling author Jo Owen provides realistic advice on over 150 everyday management challenges.
Management Stripped Bare from best-selling author Jo Owen is an essential everyday tool for managers based on 20 years of working at the sharp end. Irreverent and incisive, it provides realistic advice on over 150 everyday management challenges such as bad meetings, boring presentations, difficult bosses, political intrigue, unreasonable goals and inadequate resources. Short on theory and long on experience, Management Stripped Bare cuts through the usual hype and rhetoric to help you make sense of business and ensure your corporate survival.
Controversial...a sight more readable than most management textbooks.
Owen has seen some rum things and most of them turn up in this book....the comments are spot on.
The Sunday Times
Witty, scathing and genuinely funny....well worth the money.
Jo Owen is a bestselling business author, leader, social entrepreneur and speaker, who practices what he preaches. He was the best nappy salesman in Birmingham and put the blue speckle in Daz. He led a business in Japan for three years, has been a partner at Accenture, and was the architect of what is now HBOS business banking. He is the co-founder of four charities including Teach First, which is now one of the UK's top graduate recruiters. He is the author of the classic books How to Lead, How to Manage and The Leadership Skills Handbook.