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Are we seeing the end of appraisals?

Slowly but surely, major corporations seem to be rebelling against traditional annual performance reviews, as multinational Accenture officially joins the likes of Microsoft and Gap in ditching the popular “bell curve” process of rating its employees

03 August 2015

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Adapting your management skills to suit different roles

From the battlefield to the boardroom, Bloodhound SSC team leader Major Oli Morgan has managed in a wealth of different environments. He exclusively tells Insights how he adapts his methods to thrive in each setting

03 August 2015

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Internovation: Inspirational tales of interns who grew to greatness

Once irritants consigned to meaningless summer tasks, interns might now become your best ever hires

31 July 2015

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Meet the Chartered Manager: The Renaissance Man

Sunny Dhadley fought back from drug addiction to help other drug users. By his own admission, becoming a Chartered Manager proves that anything is possible

31 July 2015

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Three proven techniques for managing difficult conversations

With research showing that Brits are not properly equipped for dealing with difficult conversations in the workplace, Martin Leuw provides seasoned advice on how to approach that awkward meeting

30 July 2015

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Lessons in crisis management: Merlin, BP, Toyota & Siemens

What crisis management lessons can be learned from the Alton Towers crash and other organisations that have faced up to tragedy?

29 July 2015

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Difficult workplace conversations: the best strategies for managing them

CMI’s own Petra Wilton says managers need to remember to T.A.L.K. when approaching that worrying difficult conversation

29 July 2015

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Top 10 difficult conversations: new (surprising) research

New research from CMI shows that Brits find it harder to ask their boss for a pay rise than dump a partner

29 July 2015

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How to help your staff switch off when they check-in

The holiday season is upon us, but modern technology means it's becoming ever more difficult to escape your workload

28 July 2015

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How marginal gains can boost SME profits

It's propelled Team GB to countless Olympic medals and even helped Team Sky clinch a Tour de France hat-trick. How can marginal gains be translated into the business world?

28 July 2015

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