Office Management

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If you’re heading into a tough negotiating session, prepare a list of side issues that merit attention.
A manager wrote to ask us how to deal with an aggressive boss who interrupts constantly, uses foul language and loves to give quizzes that put people on the defensive.
We’ve warned you to stay away from gossip, but under the right conditions it can help you bond with co-workers and solidify your working relationships.
You hate to get trapped listening to a complainer. But saying “Stop whining” or “There’s nothing I can do about it” will only make things worse.
If you’re in a rut, the last thing you need is to hang around naysayers.

What to say when …

by on July 1, 2001 10:30am
in Office Management

You realize while delivering a speech that you misspoke moments ago and gave wrong information.
Want to gauge the commitment of your top managers? Ask them to e-mail you within a week the three most important steps you can take to improve the unit’s performance and the three things each of them can do.

Cut the meetings

by on July 1, 2001 10:00am
in Office Management

One of the first things Marty Baron did upon becoming executive editor of The Miami Herald was eliminate lengthy daily and monthly meetings for department heads.
With corporate layoffs over the past 20 years, fewer people are doing more work.
There’s nothing more embarrassing than trying to make sense of reams of numbers while your boss waits for your brilliant insights. It’s moments like this when you need keen data-analysis skills.
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