Any given organization has different departments; however, the asset-intensive ones have a particular department in common — the maintenance department. What are the responsibilities of maintenance manager? Continue reading What are the Responsibilities of Maintenance Manager?
As the Quality Manager you are responsible for Quality Management System (QMS) compliance and strategies to improve quality management. In other words, you must manage all company-wide, quality policies, procedures, processes, programs, and practices, to assure the company of continuous conformance with appropriate standards and regulations. What are the top Quality Manager responsibilities? Continue reading What Are The Top Quality Manager Responsibilities?
It’s time for manager’s and leadership to step up and chart the course for the year ahead. Leaders motivate others by defining goals, setting standards, and determining the minimum acceptable performance. Managers measure and monitor the goals to ensure acceptable performance. In other words, leadership is a self fulfilling prophesy. What’s the difference between leadership and management?
When starting a new business, there are usually so many plates spinning that it can be confusing as to what to deal with first. You’ve got your product or service, you’ve successfully started your business and now money is coming in: it’s finally time to hire your first staff members. Who are the first people to hire in a startup business? Continue reading Who are the First People to Hire in a Startup Business?
The Document Compliance Manager must manage all policies, procedures, work instructions, job aids, and compliance records to assure conformance with various standards and regulations. What are document compliance manager responsibilities? Continue reading What are Document Compliance Manager Responsibilities?
I once witnessed a novice manager’s development, and it was very successful. This person managed to avoid almost all the typical mistakes of novice managers. Analyzing the situation, I realized: this happened not only because he is a great guy, possessing all the right qualities and skills of a good manager, but also because the absence of deep expertise in the subject area allowed this person to avoid many mistakes which are natural for an expert. What are common mistakes new managers make? Continue reading What are Common Mistakes New Managers Make?
A lot of people get promoted into a management position because of their skills and accomplishments, yet end up being a bad boss. I am sure you have experienced a bad boss at some point in your career. Perhaps even more than one… Have you ever had the opportunity to work with a good boss? What are some important qualities of a good boss? Continue reading What are Some Important Qualities of a Good Boss?
First, understand that your boss may not know they are a bad boss. A hands-off manager may not realize that failure to provide any direction or feedback is a symptom of a bad boss. What are signs of a bad boss? Continue reading What are Signs of a Bad Boss?
Building stronger communication with authority figures makes many people nervous. Your boss holds the power over your performance reviews, salary reviews, and future work assignments. Don’t be intimidated by all that authority. Instead, learn how to improve communication with your boss. Continue reading How to Improve Communication with Your Boss