It's Okay to Be the Boss

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Starter Kit for up to 5 Participants
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It's Okay to Be the Boss addresses the biggest problem in corporate America—an under-management epidemic affecting managers at all levels of the organization. This clear guide to becoming a strong manager challenges bosses to spell out expectations, monitor and measure employee performance, correct failure quickly, and reward success even more rapidly.

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How It Works

It's Okay to Be the Boss is a humorous, highly entertaining call to action for managers, supervisors, and leaders. Based on Tulgan's best-selling book, this training session uses a video presentation combined with a Participant Workbook to dispel the seven myths surrounding the current under-management epidemic.

The seven myths of the under-management epidemic:

  1. The myth of empowerment
  2. The myth of fairness
  3. The myth of the jerk boss
  4. The myth of the difficult confrontation
  5. The myth of the natural leader
  6. The myth of the HR police
  7. The myth of time

Uses and Applications

It's Okay to Be the Boss provides leaders and managers with a step-by-step guide that shows how to get back to being a boss who employees appreciate and deserve. Use this training session to dispel the seven myths surrounding the under-management epidemic and to help retain influential, independent leaders.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this workshop, participants will:

  • Discover the behaviors associated with effective leadership
  • Determine their strengths and areas of improvement
  • Expand and enhance their boss skills

Product Details

Product Type: Assessment and workshop. The Facilitator Guide includes everything you need to lead a successful full-day training session.

Target Audience: Managers and supervisors.

Measures: Your leaders' approach to managing.

Dimensions: Assertiveness, expressiveness, communication, team synergy, and problem-solving.

Time Required: 30 minutes to complete the assessment, the workshop is a full-day session.

What to Order

Starter Kit: Order One Kit for Up to Five Participants and One Trainer.

The Starter Kit includes a Facilitator Guide and a 5-pack of Participant Workbooks.

Facilitator Guide: Order One Guide Per Trainer.

The Facilitator Guide includes background information, administrative guidelines, step-by-step workshop outline, and sample participant materials. Facilitator materials will be available as a digital download link in your order confirmation.

Participant Workbook 5-Pack: Order One Pack for Up to Five Participants.

The Participant Workbook serves as a comprehensive takeaway and includes critical content, worksheets, and forms used during the workshop.

About the Authors

Bruce Tulgan is internationally recognized as a leading expert on the best practices of effective management, generational change, and young people in the workplace. Mr. Tulgan is a best-selling author, an adviser to business leaders all over the world, and a sought-after keynote speaker and management trainer.