Tag: management

  • For the Love of Meetings

    According to Ron Ashkenas, most managers actually like meetings, and he enumerates the reasons in a recent blog post entitled Why We Secretly Love Meetings. His key arguments are that: They encourage social interaction They keep everyone in the loop They often represent status He also remarks that though we all know the rules of […]

  • Learning Management Skills

    One of the areas where I’ve often seen people struggle is when they move from being technical experts to managing a project team. The following article which addresses moving from technical expertize to management expertize is one of a series of phenomenal articles which can be found at http://www.mindtools.com/. Any management promotion can be a […]