Are your managers skilled at accountability?

Both for themselves and the team they lead? A study cited in the Harvard Business Review found that from a survey of over 5,400 managers around the world, 46 per cent rated ‘too little’ in terms of “Holds people accountable — firm when they don’t deliver”. Whilst the study is […]

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Have you sent an email to the wrong person?

management wrong email

We don’t know about you, but all of us in the BusinessBasics team have at one time or another sent an email to the wrong person. Generally this hasn’t been a problem as the content of the email isn’t confidential or negative, but there are cases when you’re not that […]

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Easy Ways to Simplify Your Business

Easy Ways to Simplify Your Business

As soon as you open the office door on Monday morning, the phone starts to ring. You answer it while you open the emails that are already flooding your inbox. Your desk is covered in paperwork that you need to start immediately, and urgent memos are already coming through from other […]

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