My Boss, My Coach, My Teacher?

I was struck by Jordan Weissmann's report in The Atlantic about the value that bosses add to the work of their employees.  We are all familiar with the bad boss syndrome, immortalized in television, film, blogs, and the numerous "Rate My Boss" sites that proliferate on the web.  But a research project that quantifies what good bosses do?  Leave it … [Read more...]

eLearning Course: Thinking and Interacting Like a Leader

Are you interested in becoming a more competent manager? If so, then the IEEE Expert Now course, Thinking and Interacting Like a Leader, is for you. This course was developed by Dr. Kim Sydow Campbell, Professor of Management Communication and Derrell Thomas Teaching Excellence Faculty Fellow in the Culverhouse College of Commerce at the University … [Read more...]