In the workplace a good boss needs to have familiarity with many subjects dealing with managing oneself, individuals & teams, and the business. Using a model from Nortel Networks’ management training institute, the concept behind developing people management skills is to understand basic management topics. Most bossdepot posts are categorized under one of these three themes (a couple are under two categories).
To improve the skills needed to be an effective boss, you can familiarize yourself with these management and Human Resources topics. If you’d like to keep track of the posts you’ve read, print-out the pages for each category which lists the respective posts. Go through one or two each week, and by the time you’ve read them all your enhanced knowledge should help you be a better boss.
The categories for the posts are: