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9 Powerful Practices of Really Great Bosses features a sensible, easily implemented framework organized into three distinct sets of skills—foundational, those that prevent common pitfalls, and those that pertain to advanced relationship management. For the busy manager seeking effective and timely results from leadership development training, this book can become a springboard for solid professional growth and accelerated success in the development of all-important people-management skills.