During our faculty spring seminar, trainer Angus Farr outlined why employees sometimes don't do what you want them to - and how you can start putting it right.
Articles, reports and other resources that enable accountants in business to make a real difference to their organisations by providing them with practical information on the latest thinking in managing people.
Managing people is one of the most important skills needed to successfully navigate your way to the top of the corporate ladder. This report provides practical tips and advice on topics such as team management, dealing with difficult people and the effect of technology on recruitment.
Nick Shepherd explains how effective leadership creates significant benefits for both the individual and the organisation they work for.
David Parmenter explores the benefits of good delegation for managers, employees and businesses as a whole.
Sitting through dysfunctional meetings can feel like a marathon. But there are ways to save time and keep employees engaged, says David Parmenter.
This Finance and Management faculty lecture was originally presented live at Chartered Accountants' Hall, London on 8 February 2010.
This Finance and Management faculty lecture was originally presented live at Chartered Accountants' Hall, London on 19 January 2010.
This WIF networking event was hosted at Chartered Accountants' Hall, London on 1 July 2009.
Members are often telling us how their remit is constantly expanding, and human resources (HR) provides a good example of the kind of responsibilities that often end up in the Finance Director’s area.
Our training equips us with technical knowledge, but there are some skills that can only be acquired through experience. The ability to manage teams is one of the most important of these.