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Middle Management Get Railed

There was a time when running a car service / taxi cab company required, in addition to company cars and (hired) drivers,  a room full of dispatchers, bookkeepers, managers, secretaries and the like.  239 more words


On Being Middle Management

My current job is in fact my first long-term managerial position in the working world.  Because of that, it’s been more challenging and adventurous than any previous job.  341 more words


Empowering and Engaging Mid-Level Leaders

A few weeks back, I met my friend (who is also a coach) for lunch where we exchanged our coaching experiences. Our topic gradually moved towards increasingly unhappy and discontent employees who also happened to be managers. 1,217 more words

Leadership Development

take out Nando's By: Marc Hasenfuss

Cape Town – Speculation at the weekend suggests that the SA-owned chicken eatery chain Nando’s, which delisted from the JSE in April 2003, could be taken over by one of the world’s biggest restaurant operators. 404 more words


34 - Middle managers in local government: the 'scrapers of burnt toast'?

Posted by Colin Weatherby                                                                                         620 words

This is the phrase used by Peter R. Scholtes in The Leaders Handbook to describe the work of many middle managers as ‘expediters or troubleshooters’ in organisations that have yet to eliminate waste and create ‘efficient, smooth, uncluttered flows of work’.   744 more words


Other stories screaming to be told - PART - II

Because the real trouble paining the Corporate World today is not some unpronounceable, difficult to comprehend phrase but really something rather simple. Let me try and explain. 478 more words


Celebrate Your Wins

We’ve got some goals. And, we know what is driving these goals.

How do you feel? Nervous? Excited? Ready to jump in? Anticipating the busyness of life to pick up soon? 207 more words

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