Part of the Essential Skills for Social Work and Social Care Managers series
Paperback: £21.99 / $33.95
2012, 234mm x 156mm / 9.25in x 6in, 240pp
ISBN: 978-1-84905-206-1, BIC 2: JKSN JKS KJM
Acknowledgements. Series editor's foreword. 1. Becoming and being an effective manager: Essential skills and more. 2. Managing yourself and managing others: Never enough time in the day. 3. Skills for managing change: Everything's changed but what's different? 4. Recruiting and selection: Getting the right colleagues and striving towards happiness. 5. Managing meetings: Being a smooth operator. 6. Skills in collaboration and networking: Building up successful partnerships for service user involvement. 7. Skilful negotiation and conflict management: What about the tricky bits? 8. Effective mentoring and coaching: Skills in developing others. Appendices. References. Contributors' information.