Be a Better Boss

by Fast Company

Should you be hands on or hands off? Do you encourage and nurture or provide challenges and tough love? There may not be a universal road map to management success, but each path taken provides lessons to learn from and pass along.

In that spirit Fast Company has compiled a list of the magazine’s best articles on how to be a better boss from great managers who have made (and are still undertaking) the journey, themselves. From giving killer presentations and leading more effective meetings to motivating employees and, when necessary, letting them go. The articles collected range from specific subjects — saving yourself the cost of a wrong hire, for example — to broader topics of leadership and innovation.

Being a great boss is a continuous work-in-progress. Dive into these articles from Fast Company for a treasure trove of tips on how to continuously improve your management style.

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Whether it’s their approach to company dynamics or team building, truly great bosses go out of their way to see things differently. Read this post to discover eight core beliefs of extraordinary managers and CEOs. And read this post from the OpenView Blog for the questions you should ask yourself to determine whether you’re a good boss or a great one