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The five-minute management idea: learning to love management

A weekly shot of new thinking for business leaders: What drives managers to manage – and write a book about it

26 April 2018

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How to be a better leader according to science

These are the leadership traits shown by good managers according to research

25 April 2018

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Young manager skills

These are the three skills younger managers are better at

Millennial managers are increasingly filling senior decision-making positions. Insights reveal three unique qualities driving young managers to shape the future of industry

24 April 2018

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Flexible working benefits

This is why flexible working benefits businesses

From specialist knowledge to keeping costs down, here are some of the reasons why employers need flexible working

23 April 2018

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Cyber crime

Six ways to be a resilient leader in the face of cyber crime

From sharing responsibility for I.T to recognise where your biggest threats lie, these are the steps that managers need to take in the face of cyber crime

20 April 2018

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Google toxic bosses

8 traits Google has identified as belonging to toxic bosses

Are you an effective team leader? Google's new management behaviour study identifies the core qualities that distinguish the good managers from the bad

19 April 2018

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4 surprising confidence hacks for new managers

Psychological flaws are sabotaging your confidence at work – here’s how to overcome them

18 April 2018

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Never knowingly unproductive: Sir Charlie Mayfield on workplace productivity

Since the great financial crisis of 2007-2008, UK productivity levels have tanked. This could leave the country exposed in a post-Brexit environment when we’ll need the economy firing on all cylinders. Sir Charlie Mayfield CCMI, chairman of the John Lewis Partnership and of the government-backed Productivity Leadership Group, is focused on turning our fortunes around

17 April 2018

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Pay transparency

Should managers tell employees what their peers earn?

Growing evidence suggests pay transparency within organisations can motivate employees

16 April 2018

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Babies at work: one company's unusual maternity benefit

Transport company BookingGo has become the latest employer to embrace a family-friendly culture by inviting employees – and their babies – to the office

13 April 2018

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