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3 Strategies to Optimize Business Operations

3 Strategies to Optimize Business Operations

For a business to survive in any market, it must maintain an advantage over its competitors. The most effective method to achieve and maintain a sustainable advantage is often the most overlooked method. Optimizing business operations can play a pivotal role in edging...

What Total Quality Management (TQM) Is All About

What Total Quality Management (TQM) Is All About

A Short History and Introduction to Total Quality Management (TQM) Total quality management was developed by an American statistician and management consultant named William Deming. The idea behind TQM was that there should be a focus of product and service...

Tips to Make Managing Less Stressful

Tips to Make Managing Less Stressful

The responsibility of effectively managing a business can be quite stressful. Managers often face huge tasks which require much concentration and input to successfully turn a business around. In most cases, such managers experience stressful times as they try to...

How to Delegate as a Manager

How to Delegate as a Manager

Since there is always too much for a manager to do in a successful business, it is necessary to delegate tasks to members of their staff. How does a manager choose which people to delegate important jobs to?   Be Objective It is inevitable that the manager will...

Why Your Next Meeting Needs An Agenda

Why Your Next Meeting Needs An Agenda

More than 25 million meetings are conducted every day, the majority of which are completely unproductive. Unproductive meetings lead to corporate waste to the tune of $37 billion per year. Most business gurus believe the majority of meetings are a waste of time, while...

What To Look for When Hiring Management

What To Look for When Hiring Management

Hiring and retaining the best possible management leadership team is central to the success of any business. As a private equity business owner you also need to partner with people who share the same values as you in terms of business objectives, ethics and ESG. You...

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