The Gatehouse Blog: Mar 2011

Google's perfect boss

I was interested to read today (Evening Standard, 21 March 2011) that the HR team at Google have been data crunching to identify the characteristics of great managers. An internal programme called Project Oxygen set out to identify the traits of engaging managers, with a view to raising the bar for the rest. The project […]

It's time for that professional detox!

If you haven't already, now is the time to start thinking seriously about the state of your career, to plan how you’re going to tone-up those flabby tactical and strategic muscles and to commit to a healthy regime of continuous learning and development for 2011. Yes, it’s time for your professional detox! Alongside the guilt-induced […]