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- ATTITUDES OF FRENCH MANAGERS REGARDING THE ADMINISTRATION OF THEIR FIRMS. Crozier, Michel // International Studies of Management & Organization;Fall78, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p39
This article presents information on the attitudes of French managers regarding the administration of their firms. The malaise felt by managers has become an important feature of collective sensibility during the past two to three years, at least as it is articulated and disseminated by the mass...
- Anxiety. De Vita, Emma // Third Sector;4/23/2008, p25
The article discusses how managers can manage their anxiety levels. It notes that not all anxiety is bad, as achieving the optimum level of anxiety can generate tension and energy that pushes people to work better and exceed their capacity. According to Robert Rosen, a psychologist and author of...
- What do a blank piece of paper and a roller coaster have in common? FEUER, MICHAEL // Smart Business Northern California;Jun2015, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p23
The article offers tips and suggestions on how business executives ameliorate anxiety associated with meeting corporate deadlines. The tips mentioned include disciplining oneself in percolating time and sticking to schedules, never waiting for the last minute to complete tasks, and doing one's...
- Anxiety Rises as Trust-Fund Deficit Looms. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;6/16/2014, Vol. 274 Issue 8, p9
The article reports on the anxiety shown by construction industry executives and state transportation officials as they wait for the U.S. Congress' move with regard to the Highway Trust Fund, a transportation fund. Topics covered include the possible outcome if the fund will not be replenished,...
- The experience of initial management training in ELT. Rimmer, Wayne // ELT Journal: English Language Teaching Journal;Jan2016, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p78
Management training in ELT organizations is often inadequate. New managers are in severe need of training, especially for tasks which are non-pedagogical, yet they operate in a milieu where there are few opportunities for support compared with colleagues in mainstream education. The purpose of...
- Can't get much satisfaction. // People Management;2/5/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p9
Cites a study into the attitudes of managers to working life, conducted by researchers Linda Holbeche and Caroline Glynn at Roffey Park Management Institute.
- Being treated like a veep. Grindlay, Andrew // Business Quarterly;Spring95, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p7
Presents steps one can take that might increase the chance of being treated like a vice president and perhaps even becoming one. Includes dressing like a vice president; Talking like a vice president; Writing like a vice president; Being polite at all times.
- Heat things up by abandoning tepid attitudes. Peters, Tom // Crain's Cleveland Business;4/11/94, Vol. 15 Issue 15, Crain's Small Business pS-5
Offers advice concerning the attitudes of executives and business leaders. Avoiding tepid attitudes.
- The strangest boss I ever had. Symchak, Richard // Inside Tucson Business;06/29/98, Vol. 8 Issue 14, p4
Editorial. Focuses on the attitude of the author's boss. Analysis of the boss' character; Discussion of the boss' strange habits; Importance of privacy in the boss' life; Marriage of the boss to the secretary from the neighboring office.