Should you make a “User Manual for Me”?

I think there’s a great idea at the core of this about being transparent with your colleagues about what’s going on inside you that they’re not likely to know about. But I’ve seen 3 issues with ‘personal user manuals’ in practice among my clients.

In this episode, Richard answers a question from a friend in the non-profit world: “I came across a template for creating a ‘user guide for working with me.’ Are these used in the business world, and if so, do they work out in practice?”

Related Resources

“Writing Your Managerial User’s Manual” (Bloomberg)
“A User Manual for Me” (Cassie Robinson)

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