Management and Leadership Processes

John Kotter, in his 1990 book, “A Force for Change — How Leadership Differs from Supervision/Management,” draws a distinction between management and leadership. He summarizes the classic supervision/management processes as follows: Planning and Budgeting — setting targets or goals for the future, typically the next month or year; establishing detailed steps for achieving those targets, […]

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9 Ways to Start That Meeting On Time

Here are 9 tips to help you start that meeting on time: Start Regardless of Who is There – Start the meeting on time. It doesn’t matter if the senior most person isn’t present. I have seen an 11 person meeting begin with 2 people in attendance. Hint: It is very easy to make decisions with 2 people. […]

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