Welcome to the website of "WORK HAPPY: WHAT GREAT BOSSES KNOW."  Who is the target reader of this book?
  • Leaders
  • Managers
  • Aspiring supervisors
  • Employees who want to work for great bosses
  • HR professionals
  • Business and management students
It's the book for everyone who wants to build the essential skills that help others do their best work. Because of its user-friendly, practical nature, it is especially good for teams of managers who want to learn together.


The author of "WORK HAPPY: WHAT GREAT BOSSES KNOW" is Jill Geisler, who heads the Leadership and Management programs of the Poynter Institute.  She's taught thousands of managers in seminars and workshops - and through her columns on Poynter.org and her podcasts on iTunes U.

  Work Happy: What Great Bosses Know is published by Center Street, a division of the Hachette Book Group.  Center Street's Kate Hartson is the editor.