ISBN 9781422147863,Pygmalion in Management

Pygmalion in Management



Harvard Universal Press

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9781422147863

ISBN-10 142214786X

Paper Back

Number of Pages 63 Pages
Language (English)

Business & management

Since 1922, Harvard Business Review has been a leading source of breakthrough ideas in management practice. The Harvard Business Review Classics series now offers you the opportunity to make these seminal pieces a part of your permanent management library. Each highly readable volume contains a groundbreaking idea that continues to shape best practices and inspire countless managers around the world.

Numerous studies show that people will rise, or fall, to the level where their superiors believe them capable. As a manager, it is up to you to have high expectations for your employees, and to communicate those expectations to them.

In Pygmalion in Management, J. Sterling Livingston urges you to understand the power you have over your subordinates' success, and use it to benefit everyone involved