Reader reassurance: this article is NOT about IT or any other technical issue. There are several other people on the planet better placed to write about that than I. 615 more words
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“The two most important days of your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”
Thank you Mark Twain, that has to be the best quote I have heard this year. 714 more words
When I was a shiny faced graduate trainee learning the craft of management skills in the Distribution division (what they now call Logistics, I believe) of a large brewery, they decided that I needed to get my HGV Class 1 driving licence. 625 more words
There are people on the planet who believe that when they are presenting they are required to answer any question they may be asked. Believing that they, and only they, must answer any question thrown at them, they then do two things, neither of which is very sensible. 650 more words
“A crucial difference between managers and leaders lies in the conceptions they hold, deep in their pysches, of chaos and order.
Leaders tolerate chaos and lack of structure and are thus prepared to keep answers in suspense, avoiding premature closure on important issues. 569 more words