Category Archives for Managing

Are You Ready To Be A Better Manager?

I am guessing that if you are in a management role, you would like to thrive and prosper. After all, if you thrive and prosper, your career soars and you get the rewards that this brings. So if you are ready to be a better manager, what do you need to consider?

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Secrets Of Appraising Performance

If you are a manager or leader, an important part of your role will be to appraise performance. At the same time, I have noticed that this is an area where managers and leaders often struggle. So what can you do to get better at appraising performance?

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Do You Provide Feedback?

Survey after survey identifies that, more than anything else, people want feedback. More specifically, they want regular feedback.

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Do You Take The Initiative?

One of the things that marks the very best managers and leaders from the mediocre ones is that the former take the initiative. So what’s your first step in taking the initiative?

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How To Better Present Your Case

In your role of leader or manager, it is vital that you can put your case forward in a compelling way that gets the result you desire. So how can you better present your case and get the results you desire?

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Giving Feedback Video Blog Post

Employees are continually looking for feedback and managers and leaders often struggle to give good feedback. What changes can you make?  Watch this short video to find out more. What are your top tips in giving feedback? Why not leave a comment.

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Managing Well: The Importance Of Giving Feedback

Are you making the time to give feedback? If not, you are probably missing out on the lowest cost form of motivation that there is.

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5 Ways To Give Praise

Research shows that ‘appreciation for a job well done’ consistently ranks highly as a motivator in employee surveys. Yet research also shows that most people don’t feel they get enough praise. So what’s going on? Putting aside the fact that it’s likely that some of our survey participants feel they should be praised for turning […]

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Seven Undesirable Management Traits

What other traits would you add to this list?

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How To Be An Even Better Manager

If you are reading this, the chances are that you are already a good manager and want to be an even better manager. So what can you do?

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