Best Management Books 2019

So you may be looking for the best management books to read in 2019, or you just have found your way here while surfing the internet. Whatever the reason is, just stick around for two minutes to read this guide which can change you life.

First of all, management is for everyone. If you are already a manager, you need to continue learning and adopt new ways and methods to make sure that you will be a great boss.

If on the other hand you are still in the lower levels of you company hierarchy, then one of these books can help you make that step forward to achieve your dream career.

Last but not least, if you are an executive and you want to stay there (maybe you hate responsibility?) then reading one of these books can still help you by aiding you to see good or bad qualities in your managers. Remember that you should pick a great boss not a great job, because in the end its your boss who decides how you progress and also the biggest factor how happy you are at your workplace.

1. How to be a Great Boss by Gino Wickman and René Boer
The first book that we picked is ‘How to be a Great Boss’ by Gino Wickman and René Boer. This book is not just for C-level management, but also for those who manage teams, be it a small team or even huge ones. Whether you work in Manufacturing, Finance, iGaming, User Experience or in any other industry, this book is what you need to read to sharpen your managerial skills. Being a great boss is what makes people love you and respect you!

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2. The Chimp Paradox: The Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness by Prof Steve Peters

This is an amazing book that can help you not just achieve success but also happiness. Profs Steve Peters Prof explains the struggle we experience at our workplace by recognising how our mind is working. He also shows us how to understand and manage our emotions and thoughts; and how to manage ourselves and become the person we really would like to be. This is a must read for those who wants to improve the quality of their lives by improving the way they think and the way they look at things, not just while at work but while living!

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3. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie 

This is one of the best best sellers. Let’s face it – to be a great boss, people have to like you. If they do not like you, they will just smile at your face for obvious reasons, but they will not give their 100% during their time at work. Through this book Dale Carnegie shows us how to:

– Make friends quickly
– Increase your popularity at your workplace
– Convince people to follow your way of thinking
– Enable you to win new clients and customers for your company
– Become a better public speaker
– Boost enthusiasm among your team mates

This classic book will turn your relationships around and improve your interactions with everyone in your life, go ahead and read it!

how to win friends and influence people

4. ‘Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader’ by Herminia Ibarra

This management book is full of unconventional advice for current and aspiring managers. The biggest lesson from this book would be that in order to lead your team to greatness, you’ll have to step outside your comfort zone. If you think it’s time to start learning by doing, then you should definitely buy this book.

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Which Management book should you pick during 2019?

Whichever book you pick, we can assure you that it will improve the quality of your life at work and also the life of others. Maybe you heard the quote; “if you love your job you’ll never have to work a day in your life”, this is true, but what about helping others achieving this state of mind? Enjoy reading.