People always seem to say they appreciate honest feedback. If you’ve ever given someone constructive criticism, you know how tricky those conversations can be. And when you become a manager, the way you navigate that difficulty can have big consequences for your team or even your entire company. That’s why it’s so important to offer criticism the right way.
Articles tagged with business management
Knowing your strengths and weaknesses should be your first priority when considering a leadership role. So how can you know if you’re cut out to make a move for a management position? We enlisted a few experienced business managers to help us identify five important managerial skills needed to effectively lead a team.
The phrase “company culture” seems to be on everyone’s lips these days. But what does it mean and is it really that important? Hear what the business pros have to say.
An associate’s degree in business management can provide you with the foundational knowledge on which to build a career, and you can earn it in as few as 18 months. Read on to learn more about your career options with an associate’s degree in business management.
Many studies have connected a gender-diverse workforce (and leadership team) with increased success and profitability. But how does that connection work? What is the link between a gender-diverse leadership team and successful businesses? We called on executives and business professionals to shed some light on the topic.
How does a good supervisor handle an employee whose attitude or skills are not up to snuff with the caliber of the company? We enlisted several managers who’ve been there and compiled their best advice for dealing with difficult employees.
Remote employees have become a normal part of the corporate world. After connecting with both telecommuters and those who manage them, we compiled a helpful list of tips for managing employees from afar.
There’s a lot to compare when making your decision: the classes you’ll take, the number of jobs out there and the work you’ll eventually be doing. We put together this side-by-side comparison of marketing versus management so you can determine which degree is the best fit for your future.
There couldn’t be a better time to hone your management skills, especially with great leaders in short supply. If you are feeling a little self-conscious about your management skills and experience, there are things you can do to gain more confidence and become the leader you know you can be. Start with these tips from the experts.
We compiled a variety of business management facts to help give you the confidence you need in choosing business management as your major.
So what makes a great manager? It’s not a single sentence answer because there are dozens of management styles and countless opinions. At the same time, when you ask enough people, you begin to see patterns. We caught up with a handful of managers and professionals to talk about daily duties, human relations challenges, career development strategies and communication styles of great managers.
Project managers are in demand. But what do they do? And what does it take to become one? Whether you are motivated by a career change, an advancement in your current position, or plain old curiosity, read on to get the scoop on this popular, yet mysterious, job title.