We hope you enjoyed our May newsletter and eBooks. Our articles and eBooks for this month are no less interesting and insightful.
In this month’s newsletter, courtesy of GTC and Economic Associates, we have two articles for you. We have also added three carefully selected eBooks for your reading pleasure.
Article of the Month 1
Discipline as a Motivational Tool
Category: Leadership/ Personal Development
By: Mervyn Murray, trainer and facilitator at GTC
It is never a nice thing to dismiss people for poor performance or for transgressions of disciplinary rules.
Many managers dread having “The Disciplinary Conversation” with a member of their team. They will:
· Ignore behavior
· Be in denial that there is an issue
· Take a small “stab” at the issue hoping for a result
· Move the person onto another department
· Make the person feel unwanted
· Use sarcasm to make a point…read more
Article of the Month 2
Nigeria Confronts Post-Crisis Global Economic Realities
Category: Economic Development
By: Ayo Teriba, MD/CEO, Economic Associates
Nigeria has long been trying to learn how best to manage boom-bust cycles in global commodity prices, adopting an oil-price benchmark for annual budgets while saving revenues above the benchmark in an excess crude account in the half decade before the 2008/2009 global crisis. The crisis and its aftermath now dictate that the country needs additional lessons on how best to manage surge-shortage cycles in global liquidity. Managing frequent external trade shocks is now only a part of the story, managing frequent external financial shocks, particularly with the intricate interactions between the two, is the other part…read more
Free eBooks of the month
Please click on any of the titles below to download the free eBooks for this month.
· Creating Compelling Customer Value Propositions
· Performance Management
· Management Communication
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Nigerian Seminars and Training Team