Are you looking for the skills that professionals, managers and project managers, and leaders need, to be outstanding in the workplace? These are the skills I have studied and learned about in over twenty years of business life.
Each book has its own webpages, with full details, additional resources, and links to where you can buy the book. Click on the links in the bookshelf below.
1. I like ideas
... so you will find my books stuffed full of them.
2. I like to make connections
... so you will find my books connect up knowledge and ideas in new ways.
3. I like results
... so you will find practical tools, techniques and advice that really work.
Be somebody to be reckoned with. Create contagious energy and good will. A Powerhouse is full of energy, highly effective, and therefore very productive.
A highly practical roadmap to drive and implement change. Learn how to influence, engage, and enlist the support of your key stakeholders.
Good communication is vital in business. But what’s the point if no-one’s listening? Speak so people listen, so you can make a difference.
How to take the knowledge that you have and turn it into the wisdom that leads people to regard you as a trusted colleague, partner or advisor.
Step beyond the formal project management disciplines and lead your team. A wealth of brilliant tips, tools and insights.
Learn how to manage your response to stress, so you can take control of your life and build a happy and successful future. Formerly Brilliant Stress Management.
Things go wrong; the real world will not respect your hopes, plans or expectations. This book will give you a practical approach to managing project risk.
If you want to get more of what you want, win more arguments and have people keep the promises they make to you, you need the science of influence. Formerly Brilliant Influence.
Using Mike’s Onion Model of resistance, learn how to understand resistance, engage with it positively, and change minds.
Ten of the best management models, clearly described, each with practical applications and critical review.