TITLE

Why it helps to walk a mile in staff's shoes

AUTHOR(S)
Birkinshaw, Julian
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
People Management;7/10/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article suggests that managers could make important advances in the field of management if they refocused on the aspirations, needs and fears of the employee. It is noted that fear is endemic in the workplace, even in reasonably well-managed organisations. The implications of employees' fear for the art of management is discussed. The book "The Selfish Gene," by Richard Dawkins is referenced.
ACCESSION #
33248643

 

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