The Top 5 Management Challenges Facing Every Manager

The Top 5 Management Challenges Facing Every Manager The manager’s role is never easy and different sectors and organisations often have their own unique set of strategic and operational issues. That said, the following strategic issues should be on every manager’s mind: Communication: who do I/we communicate with, on what and when, what level of …

The Inconvenient Truths About Management

The Inconvenient Truths About Management Whatever your role and whatever your duties, management is a bit of a challenge and is never easy. The following are the Inconvenient Truths that unite every manager in every context: Management is hard work: if it was easy everyone would be a manager and on occasion the job will …

Three Management Principles For Overcoming Covid-19

Three Management Principles For Overcoming Covid-19 Covid-19 has created many challenges for Leaders and Managers and has caused many businesses across all sectors to really question how to chart a path through the crisis. Having a real commitment to the following is a sure-fire way of maintaining and growing your organisation: Delivering Excellence: now, more …

The Biggest Management Challenges In The Next 5 Years

The Biggest Management Challenges In The Next 5 Years We live in unprecedented times – the challenges facing business, once the impact of Corona virus is behind us, will be unlike anything we have experienced. All business must buckle down and deal with the following Challenges, regardless of size, sector and function. These are: Meeting …

What Management Skills Are Needed In Different Management Jobs?

What Management Skills Are Needed In Different Management Jobs? Supervisors need a lot of technical skill and technical knowledge, a reasonable amount of people skills and relatively fewer conceptual or long-term planning skills. Middle Managers need a roughly even distribution of each skill. Senior managers need more conceptual and long-term planning skills, a good amount …

Four Basic Rules For Successful Operational Management

Four Basic Rules For Successful Operational Management The need to set up and consistently run a smooth, effective and efficient Operational system should never be underestimated as this will give you competitive advantage and continued control over the variables in the system. The trick is to use the Four Vs of design and implementation for …