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MiddleManager

Eight reasons why you should love your middle managers

Sandwiched between frontline staff and senior executives, middle managers are vital for improving corporate performance. Here are eight reasons why you should love your middle managers

21 February 2017

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TurnOffMobile

3 simple reasons why turning off your phone will make you a better manager

We’re all guilty of being distracted by our mobile phones, but can turning off your mobile phone at work really make you a better manager?

20 February 2017

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TimeManagement

5 tools to get your time management on track

From the lecture hall to the boardroom, the ability to manage your time well is one of the cornerstones of success. Here we reveal the top digital tools for meeting all your deadlines

17 February 2017

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Carer

Who cares? Top tips for managing carers within your workforce

Someone in your team will probably have caring responsibilities. Here’s how to acknowledge and accommodate them

16 February 2017

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ExpertManagers

Ann Francke calls for investment in management skills training as productivity weakens

Britain’s economy experienced a slowdown in productivity at the end of 2016, according to new data released today

15 February 2017

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PhoneMeeting

Should we ban phones in meetings?

No one needs to spend more time in meetings. So, if smartphones are just distracting us, should we ban them from the meeting room?

14 February 2017

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ProcessZooAnimals

How to manage a sloth (and other animals in the Process Zoo)

Learn how to identify, and manage, the different process animals that make up your organisation, and find out about the damage that may be going unnoticed if they are left to their own devices

13 February 2017

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Professional Manager - Winter 2017

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