The Strategic Plan: Part 1 – A Holistic View
(2)There is information everywhere about the importance of developing a business strategy, whether it be in books or in online articles. It goes without saying, the strategy or plan gives direction and purpose within the business.While strategy is crucial for a business, is not the be all and end all of what the business needs […]Continue reading
Micromanagement: the legacy it leaves behind
I have been fortunate during my career not to have worked for a micromanager (aka control freak), but I have seen the effects of what micromanagement does to individuals, teams and the wider business, and it is not positive. I have seen the aftermath (in terms of the damage within the business) of micromanagement and will expand on […]Continue reading
Micromanagement: What is the underlying message?
The topic of micromanagement is a common talking point. It seems that we have all come across someone with this type of style. Aside from the literal meaning which is to “control every part, however small, of an enterprise or activity” (www.oxforddictionaries.com), what does this behaviour tell us about their style, the company, the culture…? Does […]Continue reading