Delegation of authority the SMART way

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How to delegate using SMARTER goals As a leader or manager you have to delegate tasks and authority in order for your team to work effectively towards achieving your aim. But this is simpler in theory than in practice. Often a leader’s’ experience is that – even when you think you have delegated something effectively […]

The Right Questions about risk management strategy

Risky business: risk management strategy and knowing when to take a chance

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What is a risk management strategy? Which opportunity should we take and which risks should we avoid? We do not always think in terms of risk management or have a risk management strategy but our decision making is continually influenced by how we perceive risk and by our attitude to risk. “Great deeds are usually […]

The Right Questions Money and resource planning

How to achieve a plan – planning resources

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How are we going to achieve our plan?  By what means and resources? Quite often we limit ourselves and our plan to our present resources.  After all it is reasonable to ask ‘Which holiday can I afford?’ before going and booking one.  Budgeting is good stewardship and I would certainly not recommend getting into debt […]

Decision making and decision making process - The Right Questions

What is decision making and do we need to use a decision making process?

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Understanding the importance of decision making and decision making processes What is decision making? Put simply decision making is making a choice between various courses of action. Decision making is something we do constantly as we are faced with thousands of decisions to make every day. For example, even as I type I am making […]

The Right Questions - decision making process and achieving goals

How to make an action plan to achieve your goal

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How to use a simple decision making process to ensure you have a workable action plan for achieving goals Whether you are an individual thinking about a career change, a team undertaking a new project or a large organisation rolling out a strategy you will need an action plan of some sort. Action plans do […]

Process Diagram System Flow Chart

How do you develop a new business system and create a process flow chart?

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What are the right questions to ask when creating a new business system and developing a process flow chart? Whether you work on your own or in a large team you will inevitably develop some processes to help you with your work. The problem is few people know how to develop a new business system […]