The Leading-Edge Manager's Guide to Success by David Parmenter
Strategies and Better Practices

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Practical, commonsense advice on becoming an effective leader

Examining the baggage that most managers have and then helping them to understand the personal traits that can limit their potential, this book guides you through the pathway of self development, then takes you through management and leadership better practices, providing many implementation tools.All you need to know when getting prepared for a 'management role'How to develop 'conquest leadership' attributesTraits to make you a 'winning' CEOLatest thinking on KPIs, quarterly rolling planning, decision based reporting and performance related payHow to create Winning Management and Leadershp HabitsExamines how to become More Financially Aware

This book is a very practical guide with templates, 'how to do it tools', stories about gifted leaders, checklists and examples and is devoid of all intellectual arguments on management. With directional guidance on what managers need to know in order to be able to manage and lead others, The Leading-Edge Manager's Guide to Success helps managers and 'managers to be' as they climb the 'management mountain.'


About David Parmenter

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David Parmenter is an international presenter who is known for his thought-provoking and lively sessions, which have led to substantial change in many organizations. He is a leading expert in the development of winning KPIs, replacing the annual planning process with quarterly rolling planning, quick month-end processes, and converting reporting to a decision-based tool. Parmenter's work on KPIs is recognized internationally as a breakthrough in understanding how to make performance measures work. He has delivered workshops to thousands of attendees in many cities around the world including Sydney, Melbourne, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Tehran, Johannesburg, Dublin, London, Manchester, Edinburgh, and Prague. Parmenter has worked for Ernst & Young, BP Oil Ltd, Arthur Andersen, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is a regular writer for professional and business journals. He is also the author of Pareto's 80/20 Rule for Corporate Accountants (Wiley). David can be contacted via His website contains many white papers, articles, and freeware that will be useful to the reader.
Published February 14, 2011 by Wiley. 380 pages
Genres: Business & Economics. Non-fiction

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