A Congressional Management Guide
Now in its 13th edition, Setting Course is a comprehensive management guide to setting up and managing a congressional office. The book is organized into three main parts.
Part I: Geared toward Members-elect and freshman offices, the chapters in this section focus on the transition to Congress and setting up a new congressional office.
Part II: Provides leadership guidance to veteran Members of Congress and staff, and freshmen who have settled into their new jobs. Chapters in this section offer information on charting a path in Congress and being a leader of the office.
Part III: Explores the challenges of managing an established, veteran congressional office. The information presented in these chapters is basic, good management advice that benefits all congressional offices.
SNEAK PEEK: Setting Course - 113th Edition - Excerpt (1 MB)
The 13th Edition of Setting Course has been made possible by grants from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), Hewlett-Packard Company, and Deborah Szekely, who commissioned the first edition in 1984. CMF sincerely thanks them for their generosity and support.
DetailsCopyright 2012, Congressional Management Foundation
Paperback: 302 pages
Publisher: Congressional Management Foundation; 13th edition (November 1, 2012)
Dimensions: 7.5 x 9.25 inches
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