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Title:
What every manager should know about training : an insider's guide to getting your money's worth from training
Author:
Mager, Robert Frank, 1923-
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Atlanta, GA : Center for Effective Performance, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
139 pages ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781879618190
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Get the inside scoop on training from the master--Dr. Robert Mager! Designed to help managers get the greatest possible return from every dollar invested in training. What Every Manager Should Know About Training takes the mystery out of improving human performance. This clearly written and witty book is every manager's guide to reaping the benefits--and avoiding the pittfalls--of using training and performance improvement resources.


Author Notes

Dr. Robert Mager is the most widely read, influential writer in training and education today. On three separate occasions, he was selected by his peers as the most influential individual in the training and performance field. He was also among the first to be inducted into Training Magazine's Hall of Fame and has won numerous other honors and awards. His writings have been translated into several languages, and over three million copies of his books have been sold worldwide.


Table of Contents

Chapter 0 What's In It for Youp. 7
Chapter 1 The Name of the Gamep. 11
Chapter 2 The Tools at Your Fingertipsp. 23
Chapter 3 How to Penetrate Word-Smokep. 37
Chapter 4 How to Solve Performance Problemsp. 49
Chapter 5 How the Magic Goes Inp. 69
Chapter 6 How to Deal with Trainersp. 89
Chapter 7 How to Get Your Money's Worthp. 103
Chapter 8 How to Do It Yourselfp. 109
Chapter 9 Handy Checklistsp. 121
Useful Resourcesp. 133
On the Walls of Timep. 134
Indexp. 137