Resource management and the need for visibility

Resource management is one among several critical activities that managers have to constantly deal with when running a business. Failure in resource management could expose businesses to various potential issues, among them lost productivity, high-value resources being wasted on low-value projects, delayed time to market, misalignment leading to quality and cost issues, and slow decision … Continue reading Resource management and the need for visibility

How Poor Resource Management Visibility Can Hurt Your Company

One of the primary problems of managers and even lay workers is having little visibility to the resources of the company. This situation affects 70% of modern enterprises, according to a survey conducted by Birkman International. This problem is everything but benign because poor visibility or monitoring of a company’s resources can lead to a … Continue reading How Poor Resource Management Visibility Can Hurt Your Company

Resolving Issues on Employee Productivity

We all know that employee productivity is a big deal for businesses, especially in the service industry. Higher levels of productivity can lead to increased revenues, lower costs, reduced waste, and – ultimately – happier customers. But how productive are companies these days really? The numbers may shock you. According to a recent study by … Continue reading Resolving Issues on Employee Productivity