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Tired of management theory? Want to learn specific skills to help improve your management performance? Then Manager Tools is the podcast for you! Manager Tools is a weekly business podcast focused on helping professionals become more effective managers



Published: Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Copyright: Copyright 2005-2017 Manager Tools, LLC
 



Don't Get Rid of Your Performance Reviews - Part 4

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 4 of our guidance regarding the trend among businesses to get rid of their performance review system. This is dumb. Don't do it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-12-10.mp3




Don't Get Rid of Your Performance Reviews - Part 3

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance regarding the trend among businesses to get rid of their performance review system. This is dumb. Don't do it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-12-03.mp3




Delivering The Performance Review - HOF 2017

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Our Hall of Fame guidance on delivering a performance review.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-11-29.mp3




Preparing Performance Reviews - HOF 2017

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 23:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts on how to prepare performance reviews.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-11-26.mp3




Don't Get Rid of Your Performance Reviews - Part 2

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance regarding the trend among businesses to get rid of their performance review system. This is dumb. Don't do it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-11-19.mp3




Don't Get Rid of Your Performance Reviews - Part 1

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance regarding the trend among businesses to get rid of their performance review system. This is dumb. Don't do it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-11-12.mp3




The Manager Tools One-Page Performance Review - Part 2

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on creating and using a performance review form if your company doesn't have one.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-11-05.mp3




The Manager Tools One-Page Performance Review - Part 1

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on creating and using a performance review form if your company doesn't have one.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-10-29.mp3




A Different Feedback Model Question

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0500

If you struggle with asking, "Can I give you some feedback?", there's another way.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-10-22.mp3




You're Not a Psychologist - Part 2

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0500

A lot of managers try to psychoanalyze their directs. Don't bother. We're all terrible at it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-10-15.mp3




You're Not a Psychologist - Part 1

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0500

A lot of managers try to psychoanalyze their directs. Don't bother. We're all terrible at it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-10-08.mp3




Wade Foster Interview

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Our guest Wade Foster, CEO of Zapier, shares his experience with Manager Tools.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-10-01.mp3




Behaviors To Improve Focus - Part 3

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on how to stay focused on your priorities and get more done.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-09-24.mp3




Behaviors To Improve Focus - Part 2

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to stay focused on your priorities and get more done.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-09-17.mp3




Behaviors To Improve Focus - Part 1

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to stay focused on your priorities and get more done.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-09-10.mp3




Rolling Out One On Ones - The Briefing

Sun, 03 Sep 2017 23:00:00 -0500

How to brief your directs when you're starting One On Ones.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-09-04.mp3




First Meeting With A New Direct - Results

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 23:00:00 -0500

When someone new joins your team, we recommend you communicate early about your key priorities.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-08-27.mp3?




Resistant Directs In One On Ones - Chapter 2 - Part 2

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our second chapter on directs resisting One On Ones.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-08-20.mp3




Resistant Directs In One On Ones - Chapter 2 - Part 1

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our second chapter on directs resisting One On Ones.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-08-14.mp3




The Bridge Between Feedback And Coaching - Part 3

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on how to guide or help a direct when feedback doesn't work and coaching isn't necessary.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-08-06.mp3




The Bridge Between Feedback And Coaching - Part 2

Sun, 30 Jul 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to guide or help a direct when feedback doesn't work and coaching isn't necessary.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-07-30.mp3




The Bridge Between Feedback And Coaching - Part 1

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to guide or help a direct when feedback doesn't work and coaching isn't necessary.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-07-23.mp3




What Do You Want To Do And Where Do You Want To Do It?

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 23:00:00 -0500

How to qualify your ability to help someone during a job/career transition.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-07-16.mp3




How To Evaluate Answers To The Weakness Question - Part 3

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on asking and evaluating the weakness question when interviewing candidates.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-07-09.mp3




How To Evaluate Answers To The Weakness Question - Part 2

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on asking and evaluating the weakness question when interviewing candidates.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-07-02.mp3




How To Evaluate Answers To The Weakness Question - Part 1

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on asking and evaluating the weakness question when interviewing candidates.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-06-25.mp3




My Direct Disagrees With Me Privately - Part 2

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on what to do if your direct disagrees with you privately.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-06-18.mp3




Fostering New Ideas and Innovation

Sun, 14 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0500

A special podcast brought to you by the University of Michigan Ross School of Management on fostering new ideas and innovation in organizations.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-06-14.mp3




My Direct Disagrees With Me Privately - Part 1

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on what to do if your direct disagrees with you privately.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-06-11.mp3




Retaining Disgruntled Staff As a New Manager

Wed, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0500

What to do as a new manager when you're in danger of losing staff who are critical to your team.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-06-04.mp3




When NOT To Use Email - Part 2

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Email is useful but much more narrowly than most managers think.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-05-28.mp3




When NOT To Use Email - Part 1

Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Email is useful but much more narrowly than most managers think.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-05-21.mp3




The Pinch Crunch Relationship Model

Sun, 14 May 2017 23:00:00 -0500

How to maintain trusting relationships when things go wrong.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-05-14.mp3




Executive Tools - Measuring Your Organization's One On Ones - Part 2

Sun, 07 May 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to SIMPLY measure whether or not managers who work for you are doing One On Ones.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-05-07.mp3?




Executive Tools - Measuring Your Organization's One On Ones - Part 1

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to SIMPLY measure whether or not managers who work for you are doing One On Ones.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-30.mp3




Sparking Innovation and Creativity

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Our interview with Dr. Jeffrey Sanchez-Burks.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-26.mp3




Manager Tools Middleman Test - Part 2

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on what you can do when a direct refuses or disagrees with a reasonable request: Use The Manager Tools Middleman Test.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-23.mp3




Manager Tools Middleman Test - Part 1

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on what you can do when a direct refuses or disagrees with a reasonable request: Use The Manager Tools Middleman Test.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-16.mp3




The Myth of the Working Manager

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

If you think you're a "working manager", and that's harder somehow, you're wrong.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-09.mp3




Secrets of a Great Handshake - HOF

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Our Hall of Fame guidance on how to give a great handshake.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-04-02.mp3




Adding Headcount Basics

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Just because your people "are too busy" doesn't mean it's time to add more.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-03-26.mp3




Teaching Decision Making - The Responsibility Ladder - Part 5

Sun, 19 Mar 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 5 of our guidance on using The Responsibility Ladder to teach directs how to go from handling individual tasks to managing their own work independently.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-03-19.mp3




Teaching Decision Making - The Responsibility Ladder - Part 4

Sun, 12 Mar 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 4 of our guidance on using The Responsibility Ladder to teach directs how to go from handling individual tasks to managing their own work independently.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-03-12.mp3




Teaching Decision Making - The Responsibility Ladder - Part 3

Sun, 05 Mar 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on using The Responsibility Ladder to teach directs how to go from handling individual tasks to managing their own work independently.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-03-05.mp3?




Teaching Decision Making - The Responsibility Ladder - Part 2

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on using The Responsibility Ladder to teach directs how to go from handling individual tasks to managing their own work independently.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-02-26.mp3




Teaching Decision Making - The Responsibility Ladder - Part 1

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on using The Responsibility Ladder to teach directs how to go from handling individual tasks to managing their own work independently.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-02-19.mp3




One On Ones After Conflict

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 23:00:00 -0500

How to handle your One On One with your directs after you've had a disagreement with them, or a conflict.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-02-12.mp3




Simple Facilitation - Choosing a Plan - Part 3

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on how to lead a group from a blank slate to a choice on where to focus on future.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-02-05.mp3




Simple Facilitation - Choosing a Plan - Part 2

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to lead a group from a blank slate to a choice on where to focus on future.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-01-29.mp3




Simple Facilitation - Choosing a Plan - Part 1

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to lead a group from a blank slate to a choice on where to focus on future.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-01-22.mp3




The Written Review Scale - Less Absolute Value

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0500

You can and often should deliver a different message verbally than your written comments on a performance review. The key is to moderate your written comments with "Less Absolute Value."


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-01-15.mp3




How to Run Your Staff Meeting - Part 2 - HOF

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our Hall of Fame guidance on running your staff meeting.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-01-08.mp3




How to Run Your Staff Meeting - Part 1 - HOF

Sun, 01 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our Hall of Fame guidance on running your staff meeting.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2017-01-01.mp3




A Professional Sense of Humor - Part 2

Sun, 25 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on what kind of jokes you can and can't tell as a manager and professional. And why.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-12-25.mp3




A Professional Sense of Humor - Part 1

Sun, 18 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on what kind of jokes you can and can't tell as a manager and professional. And why.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-12-18.mp3




Is This Normal? Episode 2

Sun, 11 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Is This Normal? Episode 2


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-12-11.mp3




Special Edition - The Wall Street Journal Features Manager Tools

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0500

In this bonus podcast, Mark comments on the recent Wall Street Journal article that featured Manager Tools.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-12-07.mp3




Teach As If Teach Not Performance Communication

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0500

How to provide some guidance or corrective input when feedback might be more than enough, or to ease a less experienced direct into a performance culture.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-12-04.mp3




Delivering The Performance Review - Part 2 - HOF

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our Hall of Fame guidance on delivering a performance review.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-30.mp3




Delivering The Performance Review - Part 1 - HOF

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our Hall of Fame guidance on delivering a performance review.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-27.mp3




Performance Reviews - Part 2 - HOF

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of one of our Hall of Fame casts on how to prepare performance reviews.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-23.mp3




Performance Reviews - Part 1 - HOF

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts on how to prepare performance reviews (part 1).


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-20.mp3




Don't Vote! - How to Get Group Input on Decisions - Part 2

Sun, 13 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on effective ways to get input for decisions in meetings.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-13.mp3




Don't Vote! - How to Get Group Input on Decisions - Part 1

Sun, 06 Nov 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on effective ways to get input for decisions in meetings.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-11-06.mp3




No Surprises In Reviews

Sun, 30 Oct 2016 23:00:00 -0500

It's unprofessional to deliver new information to a direct in a performance review.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-10-30.mp3




Never Rank Candidates

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Don't rank candidates as you are interviewing, individually or collectively. It biases the hiring process.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-10-23.mp3




Brainstorming - Part 1 - HOF

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:00:00 -0500

In today's fast and flat world, ideas are becoming critical competitive advantages. Managers - and many others - need to be good at getting the most and best ideas from themselves and their teams. This cast tells you how.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-10-16.mp3




The Two Reasons To Fire Someone

Sun, 09 Oct 2016 23:00:00 -0500

There are two general reasons to consider firing someone. Only one of them is "job performance." The other is tearing down the team.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-10-09.mp3




Trinity Frequently Asked Questions #1: Why Wait Three Weeks To Start?

Sun, 02 Oct 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Perhaps the most frequently asked question at conferences about rolling out the tools in the Management Trinity is why we recommend waiting three weeks. Here's why.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-10-02.mp3




Is This Normal?

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Our guidance regarding what is normal in professional and organizational life.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-09-25.mp3




Eliminating Bad Attitudes - Part 1

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0500

How to define a direct's "bad attitude" in terms of behaviors, to encourage them to change them.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-09-18.mp3




No Second Emails

Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Too many of us follow an unanswered email with another email. That's the definition of insanity: doing the same thing and expecting different results.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-09-11.mp3




Politics: Have Nothing Bad To Say

Sun, 04 Sep 2016 23:00:00 -0500

How to handle the politically delicate moment when you're asked to talk about a difficult person or situation.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-09-04.mp3




8 Positive Feedback Examples

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Most managers have too high a standard for giving positive feedback. Here are some simple examples.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-08-28.mp3




Feedback on Status Reporting - Nothing is "Fine"

Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:00:00 -0500

The common response to questions about status is, "Fine." This isn't acceptable or effective.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-08-21.mp3




Forgive First Mistakes When Interviewing

Sun, 14 Aug 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Even though great interviewers are looking for reasons to say no doesn't mean they aren't forgiving of mistakes in interviews.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-08-15.mp3




Meeting Distractions - Don't Wait To Give Feedback

Sun, 07 Aug 2016 23:00:00 -0500

What to do when people are on their phones/laptops during meetings, or doing anything else counterproductive to the meeting.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-08-07.mp3




No Panel Interviews

Sun, 31 Jul 2016 23:00:00 -0500

One of the biggest mistakes in interviewing candidates is using panel interviews. Here's why.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-07-31.mp3




Leading Change - Model And Measure - Part 2

Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our series on change efforts. If you want your organization to follow you in change efforts - whether it's rolling out the Trinity or anything else - you've got to do 2 things at a minimum: model the behavior, and measure it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-07-24.mp3




Leading Change - Model And Measure, Part 1

Sun, 17 Jul 2016 23:00:00 -0500

If you want your organization to follow you in change efforts - whether it's rolling out the Trinity or anything else - you've got to do 2 things at a minimum: model the behavior, and measure it.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-07-17.mp3




The Effective Manager Book Promotion

Sun, 10 Jul 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Never introduce a managerial change without first introducing that change. If you're going to make a change to how you manage your team, it works far better to tell them what you're doing in advance.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-07-10.mp3




Brief Before You Change

Sun, 03 Jul 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Never introduce a managerial change without first introducing that change. If you're going to make a change to how you manage your team, it works far better to tell them what you're doing in advance.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-07-03.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 6

Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 6 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-06-26.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 5

Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 5 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-06-20.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 4

Sun, 12 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 4 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-06-12.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 3

Sun, 05 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-06-05.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 2

Mon, 30 May 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-05-30.mp3




How To Scan A Resume - Part 1

Mon, 23 May 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to scan a resume to decide whether or not to phone screen a job candidate.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-05-23.mp3




The Foundations Of Presenting Mastery - Part 2

Sun, 15 May 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on the foundations of presentation mastery.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools(MT-Ad)-2016-05-15.mp3




The Foundations Of Presenting Mastery - Part 1

Sun, 08 May 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on the foundations of presentation mastery.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-05-08.mp3




Getting Your Goals From Your Boss - Part 3

Sun, 01 May 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 3 of our guidance on how to get a better understanding of what your goals are from your boss.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-05-01.mp3




Getting Your Goals From Your Boss - Part 2

Sun, 24 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on how to get a better understanding of what your goals are from your boss.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-04-24.mp3




Getting Your Goals From Your Boss - Part 1

Sun, 17 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on how to get a better understanding of what your goals are from your boss.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-04-17.mp3




Effective Teleconferencing - Part 2 - HOF

Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing part 2 of one of our Hall of Fame casts on our recommendations for an effective teleconference meeting, or conference call.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-04-10.mp3




Effective Teleconferencing - Part 1 - HOF

Sun, 03 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts on our recommendations for an effective teleconference meeting, or conference call.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-04-03.mp3




Feedback and the Shot Across the Bow - HOF

Sun, 27 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts on feedback and the shot across the bow.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-03-27.mp3




MT-2006-08-28 Managing During Mergers and Acquisitions - Part 2

Sun, 20 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing part 2 of one of our Hall of Fame casts on mergers and acquisitions.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-03-20.mp3




MT-2006-08-21 Managing During Mergers and Acquisitions - Part 1

Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0500

This week, we're re-releasing part 1 of one of our Hall of Fame casts on mergers and acquisitions.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-03-13.mp3




Being Told "No" To Feedback - Part 2

Sun, 06 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 2 of our guidance on what to do if your direct keeps saying no when you ask if they're open to feedback.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-03-06.mp3




Being Told "No" To Feedback - Part 1

Sun, 28 Feb 2016 17:00:00 -0500

Part 1 of our guidance on what to do if your direct keeps saying no when you ask if they're open to feedback.


Media Files:
https://files.manager-tools.com/files/private/podcast/mp3/manager-tools-2016-02-28.mp3