Even though you have hired experts to do this for you, it helps to know enough about the process to oversee their work. Let’s spend a few moments considering why people or organizations would brand themselves.
Have you ever just said, “are dental x-rays necessary?” Have you ever wondered why x-rays (also called radiographs) are taken at the dental office? Have you ever had these x-rays shown to you with an explanation?
It’s not necessarily one incident that created so much tension inside the office. Stress accumulates over time and if people hold onto too much of it, the “pressure” created will eventually affect your organization. As a leader you need to be aware if this is making your team less productive more likely to lose focus on your big picture goals accountants and force you to referee lots of arguments.
15. Remember the 80/20 rule. You’ll have achieved 80% perfection in the time you take to prepare the second draft. After that, get another person to read it and correct errors and then submit it. This is not an excuse for poor presentation but time spent labouring over every word and every issue about the cover and layout is not time-effective.
30.Store information on CD-ROM or floppy disc and store documents electronically for fast transfer and faster searching. Contract a company to do the scanning for you – it’s too labour intensive for you or your staff.
Well, as I said, I wasn’t sure what could be transferred. I had to go the Guitar Institute in Acton here in London, and I spoke to one of their leading transcribers of music, from piano to fretboard, to guitar.
So you see things that you normally wouldn’t see with the naked eye. It’s definitely a new art form. It’s a hidden art form, and that’s basically how it’s constructed.
Is there a lack of face to face communication? Are people relying too much on email to deliver instructions? Does this result in a lack of understanding. Confusion leads to mistakes, which means it takes longer to get things done. Instructions are best conveyed in person.