Manage Up: How to Get What You Want and Need From Your Boss and Peers – McMillan
Ron McMillan - 10.27.10
How do you give tough feedback to your boss? How do you disagree with your boss and not commit career suicide? How do you gain commitment and hold your peers accountable? These are just a few of the leadership challenges Ron McMillan will guide you through. Drawing upon original research conducted by the VitalSmarts™ team and utilizing the skills and strategies taught in their best-selling books, Influencer : The Power to Change Anything, Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, and Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Resolving Broken Promises, Violated Expectations, and Bad Behavior, McMillan will teach you to build and strengthen relationships with people in positions of power. Learn how to have more influence up the chain-of-command, develop more respectful relationships, and benefit your career in the process.
Ron McMillan is co-founder of VitalSmarts™, an innovator in corporate training and organizational performance, and is co-author of three immediate New York Times bestsellers including Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High. VitalSmarts award-winning training programs developed in conjunction with their bestselling books have been used successfully by more than 300 of the Fortune 500 companies. Ron has consulted with managers at all levels and many industries about communication and safety. McMillan and his coauthors founded VitalSmarts, and in 2007 VitalSmarts was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneurs of the Year for being a leader in corporate training and organizational development.
What I Will Learn
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