Avoid Email Tyranny! Ten Top Tips for getting the best out of your Inbox and Outbox. Ping! Turn your email client off. Pick the moment at which you’ll be interrupted. What a fool! Never criticise anyone in email, and avoid technical debates. Use face-to-face meetings or ‘phone calls instead. c.c. Hell! Be judicious … Continue reading Avoid Email Tyranny!
Looking for a job can sometimes feel like a daunting and stressful process. If you are looking for a job, here are some tips which may make the search a little easier. Who are you and what have you got going for you? We know your CV will be an effective document if it summarises … Continue reading How to Get That Job!
Want to brush up your skills and be a great meeting participant? Here are some top tips: We will be mainly..? If you haven’t been sent an Agenda – ask for one! On the same page? Circulate any information that people need from you beforehand. Why me? We all like to be invited but sometimes … Continue reading How to be a Great Meeting Participant
Gant, PERT, WBS, Critical Path … technical planning methodologies, all have their use. This technical side of Planning has recently come in for some flak where it was likened to a ritual rain dance; it has no effect on the weather but those who engage in it think it does. Much of the advice related … Continue reading What’s the Plan?