What Management Style is Best?

Dear M & M: What management style do you feel is the best to use? – Billy Dear Billy: There are several types of management or leadership styles successful business owners and manager use.  They can range from democratic to country club to coaching to autocratic. Bill Gates relied heavily on an authoritarian leadership style.…

Motivate & Keep Good Employees

Dear M & M: I am having a hard time motivating and keeping good employees. What can I do? – Jan Dear Jan: It isn’t always about the paycheck. Many studies continually show an employer must provide some intrinsic motivators or at least allow and encourage some to exist within your organization. Intrinsic motivators are sometimes…

Being A More Successful Manager

Ask M & M: How can I be a more successful manager? – David Dear David: One of the simplest and perhaps all-inclusive definition of management comes from BusinessDictionary.com, which says that management is the organization and coordination of the activities of a business in order to achieve defined objectives. I have always felt the role of…