Category Archives: Insights

Empathy and Employees: Why You Should Maintain a Healthy Distance

(Contribution from Freelance Writer Jackie Edwards at ManagerSkills) As managers of small-to-medium sized businesses, we may have plenty of experience in our chosen industries but that doesn’t necessarily mean that we have experience in staff management. Indeed, managing a team of staff is not something we should expect to simply be able to do. ItContinue Reading

Scientific Management (what an old model can still teach us today)

What do you think is the objective of management? What do the managers in your business think? What does management contribute to your business or organisation and to your employees? Take a look at this quote: The principal object of management should be to secure the maximum prosperity for the employer, coupled with the maximumContinue Reading