Management and leadership require skill in having tough conversations. Increasing your leadership and management capabilities will serve you and your team well. Delivering bad news is one of the worst aspects of a manager’s job. It can be especially difficult when you’re delivering bad news to someone who’s trying to succeed and grow — but […]
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Obsessing about your Inbox is a perfect example of letting the trivial rule your day.
Christine Porath, professor of management at Georgetown and Tony Schwartz, president and CEO of The Energy Project, conducted this HBR work study.
Bad stuff happens. United Airlines, Wells Fargo, and Samsung- all companies with a significant interface with the public- know this all too well. And when damaging policies or management decisions gone awry have the potential to hurt sales and the brand, companies can go into crisis mode. The external communications that come out of this […]
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Good time management is an important part of being present at work — for doing what you need to do and when you need to do it.