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Management by Asking Good Questions

The concept of "management by wandering around," or MBWA, was created by David Packard of Hewlett-Packard. He believed that the best managers do not spend the majority of their time behind their desks; rather, they move around the factories and warehouses, talking to those...

source: Ken Ackerman
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The cost of living in the U.S. barely rose in September, leaving inflation below the Federal Reserve's goal as fuel prices plunge in October. The consumer-price index climbed 0.1% after decreasing 0.2% in August, a Labor Department report recently showed in Washington. The...

source: Bloomberg

The supply chain is ground zero for several recent cyberbreaches. Hackers, for example, prey on vendors that have remote access to a larger company's global IT systems, software and networks. In the 2013 Target breach, the attacker infiltrated a vulnerable link: a refrigeration...

source: University of Maryland via

Work-related illness caused by exposure to hazardous substances are the subject of a new national dialogue launched by The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The first stage of this dialogue is a request for information on the management...

source: Materials Handling & Logistics

It's hard to think of an important aspect of management more neglected than development planning: helping your employees shape the future direction of their careers. Yet for a variety of reasons, this valuable activity is often ignored...

source: Forbes

This week's news: Why USA Will Remain World's Dominant Economic Power (The Desert Sun) Want to read more from Beschloss? Click here to go to USA Today for a full archive of past articles.

source: American Supply Association

Kahle Way® is coming to the Chicago area Dec. 11-12. In a world where it is more and more difficult...

source: The Kahle Way


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