The best resource for the skills today's manager needs What questions do you ask in a job interview to effectively understand your candidate? How do you motivate a team? How do you interpret a financial statement? Do you dread giving performance appraisals? Reorganizing your group? Managing a large project? Sometimes day-to-day management tasks can leave even experienced managers feeling adrift on a sea of unanswered questions. Every Manager's Desk Reference provides answers, along with practical guidance, helpful how-to's, and useful tips from others who have walked in your shoes. Respectful of your time, this book is packed with concise sections that cut to the chase, breaking large-scale management subjects-such as leadership-into "manageable" topics such as mentoring. Organized for ease-of-reference, Every Manager's Desk Reference lets you quickly find the precise information you need, to help you deal with an issue at hand or come up to speed on a new area of responsibility. From business presentations to human resource management, it's all here, at your fingertips: * Managing time and stress plus getting organized * Mastering project management, leadership, and other management concepts * Running meetings and conducting job interviews and performance appraisals * Dealing with business correspondence, financial reports, and formal presentations * Providing customer service, motivating your team, and more!Alpha Books Staff is the author of 'Every Manager's Desk Reference' with ISBN 9780028642680 and ISBN 0028642686.