The Management Blog
Tips & advice to help you improve your performance
Organising your working and personal life is not just important these days…it’s vital.
You simply cannot manage everything you have to do in the time you have to do it, so it’s important to have good organisational skills, and the most pertinent is how you organise your working day.
Leading a project these days is a lot more complicated than ever before, as you have to deal with so many constraints, different people’s demands and a time-scale that is often shorter than you would like.
We are often asked whether a person should show management or leadership skills in the workplace.
This uncovers a dilemma and a misunderstanding of what the two terms mean. It shouldn’t be a case of ‘which one should I show?’ It should be ‘When should I lead and when should I manage?’
What’s the current and future impact of globalisation on business?
How does globalisation affect businesses and what response should we offer?
We’ve seen such a growth in globalisation and its tentacles will only keep spreading as we go through the 2020s
When I was managing people within a busy financial institution, every single person who reported into me was within shouting distance!
It was easy for me to get an instant update on the status of a particular account or where a specific project was stalling.
I simply walked out my office and spoke face-to-face with the team member.