The Pragmatic ProgrammersFollowJan 28, 2021·2 min readBehind Closed Doorsby Johanna Rothman, Esther DerbyTOC | What people are saying about Behind Closed Doors 👉Table of ContentsForewordPrefaceIntroduction1. Learning about the People and the WorkMonday MorningManaging One Person at a TimeTuesday MorningKeep a Finger on the PulseWednesday AfternoonFriday AfternoonGather Data About Current WorkNow Try This2. Bringing Order to the ChaosTuesday AfternoonCreate the Project Portfolio: Match the Work to the GoalsThursdayFast-ForwardMatching the Roles with the PeoplePlan to Integrate New Team MembersFriday Morning, Sam’s Second Week on the JobManaging the Project PortfolioNow Try This3. Building the TeamMonday MorningThursday MorningCreating Shared GoalsMonday MorningProvide Timely FeedbackWhen Feedback Doesn’t Correct the SituationNow Try This4. Managing Day by DayMondayCreate Individual Goals for Each PersonMonday MidmorningCoaching for SuccessLater That Same DayLearning to InfluenceMonday AfternoonCapitalizing on Feedback OpportunitiesNow Try This5. Discovering Lurking ProblemsRecognize Messy Problems: Problems That Are Bigger Than One Manager Can FixFriday MorningSolving Problems As a Management TeamNow Try This6. Building CapabilityMonday MorningLearning to DelegateWednesday End of DayNotice and Appreciate Changes and ContributionsBack to MondayManage YourselfStill MondayDevelop the People in Your Group Every WeekNow Try This7. Dealing with Corporate Realities Without Rolling OverTuesday Late MorningManage Your Boss, Stand Up for Your TeamTuesday Just Before NoonAfter LunchThursdayLeading Your Team Through a Change in PrioritiesNow Try ThisEpilogueWhat Management IsNow Try This8. Techniques for Practicing Great ManagementGuidelines for Effective CoachingSetup for Successful DelegationFacilitation Essentials for ManagersGuide to Giving Effective FeedbackWelcoming New HiresSetting SMART GoalsWhat Goes on Inside Our HeadsManage by Walking Around and ListeningRun Effective MeetingsMaking One-on-Ones WorkPreparing for InfluenceSolving Problems: Create New SituationsProject Portfolio Planning TipsBibliographyCopyright © 2014, The Pragmatic Bookshelf.TOC | What people are saying about Behind Closed Doors 👉Behind Closed Doors by Johanna Rothman, Esther Derby can be purchased in other book formats directly from The Pragmatic Programmers. If you notice a code error or formatting mistake, please let us know here so that we can fix it.