5 things a manager can’t (and shouldn’t) delegate

"You have to do many things yourself. Things that you cannot delegate." - Nadine Gramling As you already know, I truly believe managers should build teams, empower team members and orchestrate the implementation of main tasks. I believe managers should and must delegate... a lot. However, in my opinion, they should delegate everything but some tasks that ...

How to spot a first-time manager – 7 mistakes no leader should be making

"Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment." - Fred Brooks My morning ritual involves green jasmine tea and a lot of reading. This morning a funny title caught my eye: "how to cope with nightmare employees". And it was published in a digital business publication I often read. It struck me because this exact ...

Everyday I’m Buffering! – Key Role of Management

“Between stimulus and response there is a space.  In that space is our power to choose our response.  In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” - Victor Frankl I'm not talking about YouTube buffering. But about one of the key roles of team managers, one that I've noticed young or inexperienced leaders often fail to apply. ...