Financial Times guide to management : how to be a manager who makes a difference and gets results.
A guide to becoming an effective manager, full of practical tips and advice on to the everyday challenges of: Managing yourself; Developing communication skills and emotional intelligence; Managing others; Setting strategic direction; Managing change; Managing money, resources and technology.
Great answers to tough CV problems: CV secrets from a top career coach
Detailed guide to constructing effective CVS.
Effective people management
A short guide to team management and leadership.
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On the herding of cats
Professional service firms are composed of experts who prize their autonomy. In this context, leadership must be a collective endeavor.
Observations from a Professor serving as Dean
Drawing on his experience as an accounting professor serving as dean of a business school, Douglas A.Shackelford gives advice for accounting academics interested in academic leadership positions.
Closing the diversity gap
A comprehensive study finds that greater equity and inclusion are needed to close a diversity gap within the US accounting profession, particularly at leadership levels.
Who aspires to be a partner in a public accounting firm? A study of individual characteristics and gender differences
Research identifying characteristics influencing partner aspirations in US public accounting firms, with special emphasis on gender differences.
Women naturally better leaders in times of crisis and beyond
The article presents a report of Leadership and Emotional Intelligence Performance Accelerator (LEIPA), 360-feedback tool from LeaderShape Global, which reveals that women are better leaders than men in the times of crisis.
When women lead workplaces should listen
Article looks at leadership lessons learnt from women-only leadership programmes and speculates that the most valuable lesson is showing an organisation where to improve.
Audit committee chair's abilities: beyond financial expertise
Research into the unique role of the audit committtee chair and gives insights to corporate boards and policy‐makers to help them identify the audit committee chair with the right abilities.
How self-storage is packing in the investors
The UK is a market leader in self-storage, but there is plenty of room for future growth.
The article offers information on the importance of employee management for business development. Topics discussed include information on providing services for the career development of employees; discussions on the services for the benefits of employees; and the advice on caring the employee conduct of life.
Developing learning agility
The author shares insights on aspects of developing learning agility, an openness to information and the ability to learn and use insights from the said information. The article examines the particular habits developed by learning-agile employees, the acquisition of diverse expertise or different skills, and the need for the leadership to foster learning agility.
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