Leadership Tips, Vol. 115 — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily

Leadership Tips, Vol. 115

Get PDF file

by on
in Best-Practices Leadership,Leaders & Managers

Beware travel burnout. Business travelers typically check their smartphones 34 times a day and work 240 more hours a year than the average U.S. worker. All this productivity comes with a price. Business travelers don’t exercise enough and 60% say they’d feel a bit lost without their phones for just a week.

— Adapted from “The Surprising Truth About Business Travel Productivity,” Graham Winfrey, Inc.

Check your Who’s Who of boomers. It had to happen. AARP has rolled out a compilation of leading baby boomers, the youngest of whom turned 50 last year. The retiree group partnered with a filmmaker and a museum (yes, a museum) to profile 19 leaders—one born each year of the boom from 1946 to 1964—who defined their generation.

— Adapted from The Boomer List, Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, AARP.

Alert your team to project traps. A new eBook analyzes six reasons projects fail: poor planning, lack of sponsorship, budget mismanagement, inadequate resource planning, overpromising/underdelivering and scope creep.

— Adapted from “Top 6 Project Breakdowns (& How to Fix Them),” TechRepublic.

Leave a Comment

 

Previous post:

Next post: