The Best Handful of Tips 93 – Training Ways

The Best  Handful of Tips 93 –  Training Ways   Training should be to inspire action rather than to fill with knowledge. Having run training workshops in many countries I have experimented using different ways to train. At the Singapore Institute of Management ( now Singapore University of Social Sciences) I ran 31 three day…

The Best Handful of Tips 89 – Promoting Your Good Idea:

The Best Handful of Tips 89 – Promoting Your Good  Idea: Recommending a change is not easy. The idea must be worthwhile and have economic advantages. The timing of your promotion can be critical.  The time must be right for making changes.           Workers who are comfortable with their working conditions and who have done…

The Best Handful of Tips 88 – Encourage Creativity:

The Best Handful of Tips 88 – Encourage Creativity: Creativity requires the freedom to doubt the worth of cherished practices. Rules, red tape and legislation are the enemies of creativity.           Creative people often see familiar things as old-fashioned and out-of-date and want to create something new and worth-while.           The only thing constant these…

The Best Handful of Tips 87 – Collecting Debts

The Best Handful of Tips 87 – Collecting  Debts: Collecting debts can be difficult and often messy.  The collection process should go through distinct stages. Always put your requests in formal letters and keep copies. The first two letters you send should politely assume the customer has overlooked payment and will pay when reminded. The…