The Answer
Last Updated: Sep 24, 2014     Views: 52

We have a number of resources that will help you find the qualities of a good manager. Consider looking in our collection of reference eBooks, Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

  1. Access GVRL - A direct link is provided below. Off-campus access requires GALILEO password.
  2. Select a publication to view - click on "Business"
  3. Browse to the title, "How to Be an Even Better Manager"
  4. Open this eBook and read. Chapter one contains an outline of the purpose of management and leadership.

There are also some encyclopedias in GVRL that may be relevant:

  • Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Encyclopedia of Management
  • Encyclopedia of Small Business

For further research you may want to consider other resource options. Refer to the Libguide for Management to see what is available.

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