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How To Be An Awesome Boss

with Justin Kerr

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  •   01 Class Introduction

  •   02 5 Ways to Make your Team Hate You


Class duration: 1h 37m

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About The Class

Learn the Secrets to Being Loved by Your Team and Successful at Your Job

Being a boss is more than just sitting behind a desk and telling people what to do. As a leader, you’re asked to be a coach, teacher, parent, cheerleader, psychologist, confidant, shoulder to cry on, rock to push up against, and, of course—a businessperson.

So how do you reconcile the needs of your business with the needs of your team members? Best-selling author, podcaster, and corporate executive Justin Kerr will show you in this concise course full of actionable insights and ideas.

Justin will guide you through the complex, sometimes delicate processes of hiring, firing, motivating, inspiring, promoting, and even partying with the people you work with. You’ll get helpful and fun lists of do’s and don’ts that are easy to implement so you can become the kind of leader you’ve always wanted to be—respected, admired, and successful.

In this class, you’ll learn how to:

  • Structure your daily, weekly, and monthly meetings to make being a boss easy and foolproof.
  • Treat people like human beings rather than employees.
  • Make your team love you and motivate them to be successful.
  • Say thank you, give feedback, and fire someone.
  • Onboard as a boss at a new company.

Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

  2. 02

    5 Ways to Make your Team Hate You

  3. 03

    5 Ways to Make Your Team Love You

  4. 04

    How to Motivate Your Team

  5. 05

    How to Give Feedback

  6. 06

    How to Say Thank You

  7. 07

    How to Fire Someone

  8. 08

    5 Things to do Everyday as a Boss

  9. 09

    3 Meetings You Should Have Every Week

  10. 10

    10 Things I've Done Wrong in the Last 24 Hours


Meet Your Expert

Justin Kerr

A self-described efficiency monster, Justin Kerr is the author of the rogue corporate playbooks HOW TO WRITE AN EMAILHOW TO BE A BOSS, and HOW TO BE GREAT AT YOUR JOB.

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100% of students recommend this class.
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  • Deb Boone

    Deb Boone

    August 2018

    This class is awesome! I love that the insights are both digestible and actionable. I found that the tips are quite simple but have an enormous impact on both the leader and the contributor. I'd recommend this class to anyone who wants to be a better team player.

  • Deb Boone

    Deb Boone

    August 2018

    Justin Kerr's content was amazing. Super interesting and highly engaging.

  • Sylvie Leroy

    Sylvie Leroy

    March 2019

    Very interesting and detailed. Great tips easy to apply.

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