4 core company statements for your business

Do you run a business? If so, there are 4 statements that you should be aware of and preferably have defined for your business. These statements are… the vision statement, a description of what your organization wants to become the mission statement, a description of why your organization currently exists a statement of values, a description of core …

Prioritizing requirements with the MoSCoW method

Have you ever needed a way to prioritize your requirements? One way of prioritizing your requirements could be to use the MoSCoW method, which is a simple method to apply. Let’s have a look at the method… As you can see, MoSCoW is spelt with a mix of lower and upper case letters. Now, this …

The Three P’s of Time Management

I read an interesting article on the Elance blog by Kirstin O´Donovan called ”The Three P’s of Time Management”. It points out the three P’s of time management that you can apply to get more done and feel more productive. Planning Prioritizing Performing I agree with her conclusion that planning, prioritizing and performing are the keys …

The key elements of management

Have you ever wondered what management does? Or maybe what management should do? As with many other areas in life, management is something that is subjectively defined. According to Fayol, also known as the father of the modern operational management theory, there are 5 main elements, or sometimes referred to as functions, that a manager …