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

Getting Maximum Efficiency – How To Sequence Your Tasks

Getting Maximum Efficiency - How To Sequence Your Tasks Time is money, time is precious and there is never enough of it! To get the maximum from your working day, week or even morning and afternoon time-slots ask yourself the following questions: What needs to be done urgently? This can include minor tasks that need …