Performance Management Simplified

The latest term being used to describe the role of a supervisor is “performance management”. In order to put this term into context, the classic definition of a manager’s role is to plan, organize, staff, lead, and control in order to accomplish the organization’s...

How to Manage Your Friends

One of the most challenging transitions for an individual contributor is being promoted to a position in which you now manage a group of friends. For many newly promoted managers, their former peer group was also their social group; personal relationships were built,...