The first steps to becoming a really great manager are simply common sense; but common sense is not very common. This article suggests some common-sense ideas on the subject of great management.
The major problem when you start to manage is that you do not actually think about management issues because you do not recognize them. Put simply, things normally go wrong not because you are stupid but only because you have never thought about it. Management is about pausing to ask yourself the right questions so that your common sense can provide the answers.
• THREE FACES OF A MANAGER - Planner, Provider & Protector
• VISION - VALUES - VERVE
• PLAN - MONITOR - REVIEW
What are Great Managers Made Off?
Publication date: 27.10.2011