Management 2fers* – What a Deal!

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I recently saw an advertisement for “how to tone your muscles and get in shape while just doing your normal daily routine, be it brushing your teeth or watching Oprah.” Wow! So I can get toned and ready for my day all at the same time? Sign me up!

And then that made me think that this is also what great management is all about – getting a 2fer by incorporating great people management into everyday work…

Five Prevention Tips to End “Firefighting” In Your Organization

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I recently shared this article on LinkedIn, Stop Firefighting and Start Leading, because I so agree with the damage a firefighting environment can have on organizations. Here I want to expand on another type of firefighting that I typically see in my mid-sized client companies – the crisis-focused firefighting that often requires us to stop all productive activity in order to fix the crisis.