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Leaders & Managers

From the nitty gritty of daily management to addressing your aspirations of leadership, this section for leaders & managers tells you how to make strong leadership decisions, build effective teams, delegate and stay above the everyday management muddle.

Get tips, strategies, tool and advice on: performance reviews, preventing workplace violence, best-practices leadership, team building, leadership skills, people management and management training.

If your company’s measurement system is a mess, consider the seven deadly sins formulated by Pope Gregory the Great: gluttony, greed, wrath, lust, sloth, envy and pride. Now compare those to the seven sins of corporate measurement:

Think about how you want your organization described, in clear, jargon-free words that anyone would understand. Then describe it the way your best customer would ... If you travel a lot, but aren’t willing to shell out for business class, consider Priority Pass.

Some leaders have an almost magical ability to predict where the market is going and take the right risk at the right time. One such case study is Andy Grove, co-founder of microprocessing giant ­Intel. His four tips for staying one step ahead:

In 1997 Daimler Benz AG executives were toasting the successful introduction of a new class of car geared toward younger drivers, especially women and young families. Then they received an urgent phone call. The car had failed the “Moose Test.” Mercedes’ mistake?

OVERVIEW: Assists biological and medical scientists in laboratories.  Sets up, operates, and maintains laboratory instruments and equipment, monitors experiments, makes observations, and calculates and records results.  Analyzes organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.

 

OVERVIEW: Assists biological and medical scientists in laboratories.  Sets up, operates, and maintains laboratory instruments and equipment, monitors experiments, makes observations, and calculates and records results.  Analyzes organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.

 

OVERVIEW: Researches or studies chemical composition and processes of living organisms that affect vital processes, such as growth and aging, to determine chemical actions and effects on organisms, such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.
OVERVIEW: Researches or studies chemical composition and processes of living organisms that affect vital processes, such as growth and aging, to determine chemical actions and effects on organisms, such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.
OVERVIEW: Researches or studies chemical composition and processes of living organisms that affect vital processes, such as growth and aging, to determine chemical actions and effects on organisms, such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.
OVERVIEW: Researches or studies chemical composition and processes of living organisms that affect vital processes, such as growth and aging, to determine chemical actions and effects on organisms, such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.