Did I Make the Right Decision?

Did I Make the Right Decision? Managers are paid to make decisions, simple as that, but do you consistently and carefully think and review exactly the decisions that you are making? We can all learn from experience and critically assessing past decisions, and their outcomes, sharpens up the skill going forward. Ask yourself the following …

How Can I Improve My Emotional Intelligence?

How Can I Improve My Emotional Intelligence? An effective understanding of the key principles of Emotional Intelligence (EI) sets apart the successful manager from the less-than successful manager as working collaboratively with those around you is a central and essential management attribute. So, to make the most of your management style, consider the following tips …

What Exactly Is Management?

What Exactly Is Management? Management is all about controlling and structuring all available resources, whether human and physical, in such a way that the goals of the organisation, whatever they might be, are achieved. Management has the following features, regardless of the purpose and direction of any organisation: Management is Goal-Oriented: The success of any management …

Managing Uncertainty

Managing Uncertainty We work and operate in difficult, challenging and uncertain times. In the wider, macro-environment there are huge political economic and social changes taking place. Within the organisations that we know and work for the same is true – there have never been such times where what we know and have trusted over many …

Am I A Leader Manager or Entrepreneur?

Am I A Leader Manager or Entrepreneur? Leader: has a focus upon CHANGE, sets the direction, brings resources together and motivates people. Manager: has a focus upon COMPLEXITY, plans, organises, coordinates, optimises and controls. Entrepreneur: has a focus upon OPPORTUNITY, identifies, innovates and creates value. For more details of our services visit the website http://www.davidsummertonconsulting.co.uk