Have you ever worked for a BossHole?

In The BossHole Effect, authors Greg L. Alston and Valerie R. Alston draw on their combined experiences as employees, managers, and coaches to provide a compelling and comprehensive guide for people who want to become better leaders.

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What is the BossHole Effect?

The BossHole Effect® is the powerful capacity of a BossHole to suck the joy, energy, enthusiasm and greatness out of an organization. Download a FREE chapter Now
The Bosshole Effect Earns Top Honors

5 Star ratings for The Bosshole Effect

The Bosshole Effect Earns Top Honors The Readers Favorite a well respected independent book review site has awarded the book their 5 Star rating based on  independent editorial reviews and a detailed analysis  that takes in to account the following factors: Cover, Construction, Chapter Headings, Table of Contents, Concept, Originality, Organization, Fluidity, Coherence, Layout, Editing, Theme , Subject Matter, and Overall Quality Check out what the reviewers had to say:  Reviewed by … [Read More...]

Good leadership Skills

Good Leadership Skills are Essential to Being a Great Boss

It is not accurate to say that some people are born leaders.  Good leadership skills are learned by being put in a position where they are required. Then people either act like leaders or they don't. Leadership is something that people do, they show leadership. Being good at it takes practice. The Myth of Natural Born Leaders People that decide they are not "natural born leaders" are simply unwilling to acknowledge the fact that they have chosen to abdicate their inherent responsibility to … [Read More...]

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Do Not Tolerate BossHole Behavior and Try Not to Act Like a BossHole Yourself

Your challenge in the workforce is twofold and quite simple:  Do not tolerate BossHole behavior in other people and do not act like a BossHole yourself. Granted, everyone has bad days and good days, and on occasion, act stupid and inappropriate. If you happen to work with a partial Bosshole, there is a good chance you can help them mend their ways.  However, with a complete BossHole, you either have to convince higher management to remove him or find a different job. FYI - A complete … [Read More...]

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Greg L.Alston Hits the Bestseller List!

The New Book, The BossHole Effect Hits Number 18 on the bestseller list on Amazon   As of today October 29th, 2013 the book has reached climbed the charts. After hitting number one on the Hot New Releases for its first 30 days the book has steadily climbed the charts and has just reached the top 20. Here is a sample of some of the reviews: ...he has developed a guidebook, a workbook, a syllabus, and resources that anyone can use to become a more honest, complete, and effective human … [Read More...]

Bad Boss Behavior, Poor Leadership skills

Bosshole Effect Boss Rating System – Great Boss, Good Boss or Bad Boss?

Would you like to rate your boss using the Bosshole Rating System? You probably spend more hours working than doing anything else while you are awake. Do you enjoy going to work everyday? If not you may be working for a BossHole and be falling prey to the The BossHole Effect�. By definition, a BossHole is someone who acts like an ass and who happens to have the positional authority to impact your life. The BossHole Effect is the powerful capacity of a BossHole to suck the joy, energy, … [Read More...]

Black Hole

A Bad Boss Wields Devastating Negative Energy – The Equivalent of a Black Hole

The BossHole Effect® - Buy the Book Now! A BossHole wields devastating negative energy, the metaphorical equivalent of a black hole cause by the implosion of a supernova. The gravitational forces created by a black hole are so strong that rays of light cannot escape their influence. The toxic anti-matter generated by a BossHole inflicts similar devastation on any workforce. Jeanna Bryner summarized University of Florida research in an article entitled "Abused Workers Fight back by … [Read More...]

A Bosshole is Someone who acts like an Ass and Impacts Your Life

A BossHole is Someone Who Acts like an Ass and Who Impacts Your Life

The BossHole Effect® - Buy the Book Now! Most people spend more time at their job than any other activity throughout their adult life. These forty hours per week at work for fifty weeks per year for forty years is where they build self-esteem, make friends and accomplish professional goals. Unfortunately, it is also where they are forced to work with BossHoles and where we become discouraged by the BossHollEffect®. By definition, a BossHole is someone who acts like an ass and who happens to … [Read More...]