Offers strategies and tactics for navigating the transition into leadership, delegation, conflict management, motivation, project management and problem solving. This book features questions and a listing of helpful resources to inspire new managers to become more creative and effective leaders.
Robert W. Gunn is co-founder of Accompli, an advisory firm that helps executives achieve transformative goals while accelerating leader effectiveness. A pioneer in human resource outsourcing and a long-time executive guide, he created the administrative consulting practice at AT Kearney, and, in 1991, co-founded Gunn Partners, based on the principle of lean consulting. With Betsy Gullickson, he writes a monthly column for the executive-level magazine, Strategic Finance. Betsy Raskin Gullickson is an executive coach and communications consultant. Previously, she was a partner at Ketchum, Inc., one of the world's largest PR firms, where she directed the San Francisco business unit and the Global Food & Nutrition Practice. She has also served as a writer/editor at several trade magazines. With Robert Gunn, she writes a monthly column for the executive-level magazine, Strategic Finance.