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Tried and Tested: Weekly performance reviews

Tech consultancy Cloudreach was praised for its culture and leadership style in Leadership and Culture at Work: The CMI/Glassdoor Top 20. Its managers offer employees weekly performance reviews. We followed how it works for three weeks to see if it could work for you

19 January 2018

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Five reasons we need to show emotion in the boardroom

Psychological research shows managers with a greater level of emotional sensitivity are more successful

18 January 2018

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Stressed manager

'Always on' culture leading to managers working an extra 44 days a year

Latest CMI research reveals UK managers are working longer hours and feel stressed throughout the year

17 January 2018

MBOY

The five-minute management idea: Financial literacy for all

Your weekly shot of new thinking for business leaders: as high-profile insolvencies fill the press, we need to boost financial understanding across the workforce

16 January 2018

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WorkLifeBalance

Blue Monday: Must know strategies for achieving work-life balance

Can you achieve work-life balance? Yes, you can. If you know the right strategies and methods, you can move towards a healthy balance

15 January 2018

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The five-minute management idea: Employees as stakeholders

A weekly shot of new thinking for business leaders: What business leaders can learn from the John Lewis Partnership

12 January 2018

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BabyManager

Is there such a thing as too young to lead?

Young workers can bring fresh ideas and perspectives into a stagnating workplace, and can revitalise fledgling industries. But, at what point do these young workers become viable business leaders?

11 January 2018

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Workplace Stress

How managers can help combat workplace stress

Mental health problems are on the rise, here’s how to deal with it in your workforce

10 January 2018

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Improve Productivity

It’s productivity, not the Apprenticeship Levy, that’s the real problem

CMI’s Petra Wilton says the Apprenticeship Levy should be embraced for its efforts to boost productivity, not criticised for some early teething issues

09 January 2018

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Self-esteem

Why low self-esteem could be good for leadership

Motivation and likeability are greater for those with low-esteem

08 January 2018

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