Career Collectives: Management Community

Management is required in any industry to oversee organization and accountability.  Responsibilities in this type of job role include employee engagement, goal setting, and achievement.

Management is almost as ubiquitous as business itself.  People are either being managed or being managers. These relationships can be delicate.  Check out these resources as ways to better understand what it means to be a manager:

Podcast: Dose of Leadership with Richards Rierson

This podcast has featured many different successful business operators.  They range from CEOs, entrepreneurs, and industry thought leaders. These conversations are both inspirational and educational.  The content is relevant, and can help anyone at any point in their career.

Book: Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. By Brene Brown

Written by a successful researcher who has many popular publications.  This book specifically teaches the reader to be a successful manager in any industry.  Backed by her own personal research, this book is a great read for any level manager.

Book: Happy Hour is 9 to 5 by Alexander Kjerult

This book teaches managers that they need to motivate their employees so that they enjoy work.  Happy employees produce better work, but why do so many managers let their employees hate their jobs?  This book is a great read for anyone looking to improve their experience at work.

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By Yasmeen Alwani
Yasmeen Alwani CareerEdge Content Creator Yasmeen Alwani