Tag Archives: management

4 Habits for Managers to Break

Experience can be very helpful in many ways when leading a workforce, but not changing with the times can make that experience obsolete quickly. Following are four ingrained managerial habits I see being used in my client organizations that need to be broken immediately. Bad Habit #1: Going with what you know Tried and true […]

Dealing with Entitlement

Dealing with entitlements of customers and employees is a growing concern for business leaders. For example, in an online discussion, a person was upset about a restaurant wanting to charge for extra lettuce on his sandwich. How dare they! I watched the thread as people grew angry because a restaurant dared to charge for requested […]

Yum Brands Takes an Agile Advantage Leap

Yum Brands, Inc. (YUM), the parent company of KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut is selling hundreds of its restaurants back to franchisees in order to be more nimble for market development overseas. With each of their restaurant chains, they are reducing the number of stores they own to facilitate their new strategy of increasing […]