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28 February 2009

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An Bui

Jim - what a depressing anecdote. Employees looking busy but not actually accomplishing anything creates waste. What could the owners have done to create a culture of trust?

Ruprecht

The price paid for doing what you gotta do.

Operative word: "Gotta".

The choice was on the side of either party in this tale. The conclusion was predictable, but as queried above: "What could the owners have done to create a culture of trust?"

................ Ruprecht

Fiona

Brilliant post, and spot on too.
I find a lot of managers don't realise that they are micro-managing thier staff or quite understand the negative repercussions of micro-management, in fact, I've yet to find a positive of it.

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