Management and business skills

Index here items on management skills and styles, interpersonal skills, NLP, counselling, time management, budgeting and financial management, project management, delegation and negotiating, influencing, assertiveness, decision making, problem solving, presentation skills, facilitation skills, management consultants and interim management.

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    The iceman cometh

    Nobody could accuse Sir Ranulph Fiennes of abandoning his goals lightly. On a solo expedition to the South Pole, for example, it took a dislodged kidney stone to force him to abort his mission. On a more recent foray into...

    Management is dead…

    Something important must be happening when our everyday language changes. The “e” prefix is being added to a growing list of words on an almost daily basis. We have e-commerce, e-business, e-learning – e-everything, it might...

    England manager should pass business leadership tests

    Hay Management Consultancy said that both Kevin Keegan and Glenn Hoddle would have failed the sort of leadership tests that are widely used by top companies. “These weaknesses could have been spotted in advance with...

    John P Kotter on What Leaders Really Do

    Author John Kotter Publisher Harvard Business School Press (distributed in the UK by McGraw-Hill, 01628 502501) Price £16.99 ISBN 0 87584 897 4 What Leaders Really Do consists of six articles written by John Kotter...

    Scotching the senior team talent myth

    Big business has spent the last two years holding its collective breath to see whether the furore over remuneration in banking would fade away or keep going and spill into more general issues. Well, I think they can exhale...