Overall a great, informative, and enjoyable book which is very easy to read.
It's aimed at first-time managers, but I think virtually any manager will find food for thought here, and also inspiration to become an even more effective manager.
While this book is described as a guide for first time managers, I also found it very helpful for an experienced entrepreneur.
I read this book after I had been a manager for some time and i still found this book very useful. It has some great basic information for all levels of management. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Kindle Customer
Written with real wisdom, warmth and compassion for the newly promoted manager, this book is full of pragmatic and accessible advice on how to `manage right'. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Joan Henshaw
I read this cover to cover in a day. It was engaging and informative. As I endeavor to grow my design firm, this information is just what I need to manage my new hires. Read morePublished 24 months ago by H. Cox
I reference this book often, very well written with tons of no nonsense useful advice. I have given it as gifts to some of my managers as well.Published on December 21, 2012 by F Javier Cortés
There are no head-snapping revelations in this book, nor does David Baker make any such claim. His purpose is to provide cohesive, comprehensive, and cost-effective coverage of... Read morePublished on July 11, 2012 by Robert Morris
Managing right for the first time is a valuable resource for anyone moving into a managerial role, especially for those managing creatives. Read morePublished on May 30, 2012 by Archie
This book is very well written. Funny, informative, down-to-earth and real. He writes in a way that makes you feel like he doesn't have all of the answers, which no one does, but... Read morePublished on February 24, 2012 by Notamanager
I really liked this book because it was loaded with practical advice and actionable things for a new leader. Read morePublished on January 19, 2012 by trugroupscott
My sister was recently promoted and recommended this book to me after I just received a management position. She said "It is the only book you will ever need". I agree. Read morePublished on August 26, 2011 by Newly Promoted