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Managing the Expectation of Benefits [electronic resource]

Holk & Lassenius
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
In chapter 16 of The Prince, Machiavelli states that it's good for a ruler to be considered generous, but without careful management of his subjects' expectations, the kingdom could soon run out of funds. This program examines issues of generosity, employee motivation, and financial realities that leaders must face when administering monetary and other benefits. With Acer founder Stan Shih, whose crew got low salaries but could still earn performance bonuses when Acer was struggling to get off the ground, and Jørgen Vig Knudstorp, John Dunn, Lynda Curtis, Jim Buckmaster, and Bruce Cohen.
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Run Time
28 min.
10 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 17, 2012.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
The Mind of a Leader 1: Lessons in Management from Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince
Mind of a Leader 1
Series Statement
Mind of a Leader. 1
  • Introduction to: Managing The Expectation Of Benefits (1:43)
  • Managing The Expectation Of Benefits (1:19)
  • Generosity in the Workplace (3:19)
  • Unorganized Appropriation (2:57)
  • Company Success and Benefits (3:41)
  • Benefits Beyond Money (3:45)
  • Nature of Employee Cost (2:23)
  • Benchmark Benefits (2:05)
  • Make Employees Feel Valued (2:02)
  • Summary of "Managing The Expectation Of Benefits" (1:49)
  • Credits: Managing The Expectation Of Benefits: The Mind of a Leader 1 (2:51)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2011
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  • 48913s Films Media Group
  • 48929 Films Media Group
1streaming video file (28 min.) : d., col., digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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