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My imperfect thoughts about the profession of management

My Pispective on Being Free from Care

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(A pispective is when you write about something in 314 words. Which doesn't include these words or the credits at the bottom) Security means being free from care. It is related to the words 'cure' and 'secret'. Security is something that, deep down, many of us yearn for. But it is also something that, deep down, many of...
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My Pispective on Managing by the Numbers

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(A pispective is when you write about something with only 314 words. Which doesn't include these. Or the credits at the bottom) Good decisions don't come easily. That is, effective decision making isn't something that just happens. And we all like to think we make effective decisions. But the sad truth is that too few of us do....
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My Pispective on Trust

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(A pispective is when you write about something in 314 words). The 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer tells management professionals that we're not managing well. Or being professional enough. Management is about integration. Being professional is about setting and observing your own standards. When I think about limits to integration, insufficient learning tends to stand out. As in, people...
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My Pispective on the Private Sector

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(A pispective is when you write about something using only 314 words. Which doesn't include these words or the credit at the bottom). The private sector is a recent term, coined after the end of the Second World War. It was preceded by 'private enterprise' in the late 18th Century. And about a century before that came 'private...
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My Pispective on Drawing the Line

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(A pispective is when you write about something in 314 words. Which doesn't count these words or the image credit) How to decide when to draw the line on something? This isn't quite the same as drawing a line in the sand (though its close). That's about establishing a limit over another person and using our authority to...
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