Managing people is a difficult job--so difficult, in fact, that some bosses resort to shortcuts and dirty tricks. Here are seven of the ugliest management tactics in the business world, along with better ways to handle the challenges. Make sure you're following the better example.
10 years, 9 months ago
Meetings without outcomes are a waste of time. Yet, many meetings fail to produce results because the conversation circles around the issues rather than focuses on them. To make sure decisions happen and people take action, you need to have a productive dialogue. Here are four things every meeting should be:
11 years, 1 month ago
All leaders need to be able to deliver critical or challenging communications. Whether you are one-on-one, in a small group discussion, or at a town hall meeting, here are the three components you need to effectively deliver your difficult message:
11 years, 2 months ago