Can 2017 be your year of disruption? Can you create radical change in your career or company in 2017? Or should you just settle for incremental change? 771 more words
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Sal Oberon sat and surveyed the scene: the two drones were perched on the edges of their tight arses in front of him, practically falling off the precarious instruction manuals underneath them, and one intoned, ‘But really, Mr Obiwank, we have to follow The Rules.’ 469 more words
Arriving early to work on Friday, I walked in on a conversation between Housekeeping staffer, Sad Eyes:
and, , a Mailroom lifer.
They were huddled over a printed Firm newsletter, circa 2008, a relic unearthed by Sad Eyes in a bottom drawer of the employee kitchen. 619 more words
I’m one of the managers of a small drug/grocery store. 27+ years in the books. I’m neck deep in middle management stuff every day. Interviewing, hiring, scheduling, reports, checking cooler temps, building displays, planning for the next holiday, watching labor costs, counting money, talking to customers, ordering, selling stuff, talking with co-workers, unplugging the toilets in the women’s restroom, picking up litter in the parking lot and doing other desirable and fulfilling things. 1,713 more words
Middle management is not a topic that typically grabs headlines. Yet effective middle managers hold the key to Africa’s prosperity. African organisations across sectors and of different sizes cite a talent gap at the middle manager level. 1,001 more words