My New Age Bosses Old Ways

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about managing: So what advice would you offer a manager that simply wishes to comply with company policy on the continuous improvement clause?

Short of writing a book, it is virtually impossible to express one’s personal work experience in enough detail to get the best answers for results. I commend your counseling efforts in this regard. I have worked for many, 20 plus, for employers over the past 28 years. For the past two years I have been an active manager in a manufacturing facility with 10 current employees. The department was created from a small transplanted company that was purchased more then 6 years ago.I was hired to start up and manage the operation with little if any guideline or objectives. Once in the current facility, I was placed under the supervision of the main shop’s superintendent and quickly sensed his ill feelings towards the added workload.

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