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Learn what managing up is, what is isn't, and how to manage up effectively for improved individual and organizational success. Dana Brownlee shares best practices for managing up even with difficult bosses.
A key to successfully managing up is an employee's ability to really learn their manager and figure out what makes them tick. This is what enables them to customize their behaviors and actions to best suit them. Dana Brownlee shares managing up tips and techniques.
Managing up is a critical skill for workplace success, but managing up mistakes can become a recipe for disaster. Dana Brownlee shares critical managing up mistakes to avoid. The Unwritten Rules of Managing Up: Project Management Techniques from the Trenches to be released 1Q 2019 by Berrett-Koehler.

Productivity Tips to Enhance Efficiency and Effectiveness As a corporate trainer and keynote speaker, I'm often asked for tips on enhancing productivity in the workplace (and beyond) and I've found a few secrets that can make a huge difference in one's day to day effectiveness. Schedule All...

Work Life Balance Tips from Keynote Speaker Dana Brownlee Virtually every professional woman I know is struggling with the same challenge - work/life balance.  It seems they're wondering if it really exists or is just a cool phrase that everyone throws around.  As a corporate trainer...

Leadership Skills for Women - Tips and Best Practices The truth is that women leaders often face unique challenges that require more specialized leadership training.  As a corporate trainer and keynote speaker, I've worked with many women leaders who struggle to strike a balance between being...