Category Archives: Human resources management

management strategies, management tips, management approaches to human resources

Workplace Entitlement

Annually, in some society, there’s always the discussion on entitlement in the workplace. Unions, Management, Staff, and the Public all have their varying opinions. The thing is, it seems like everyone has more say than the actual stakeholders. In some … Continue reading

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Economy suffers from a shortage of safe assets

Amid challenges of a performance decline of its economic viability, Barbados must ask itself some serious questions. This article should help with formulating some of these questions since it says specifically what safe assets are, why they are needed and … Continue reading

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6 Ways Women Are Sabotaging Their Professional Success | SUCCESS

With all the strides that women are making within the workforce, this article caught my attention. Personally I prefer to work with women, since they tend to deliver on what they say they’ll do. This article offers some considerations for … Continue reading

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Changing Format and Direction for this blog

It’s been a real challenge with time constraints of late and managing multiple blogs both internally and externally. That being said, the time has come to reluctantly change direction. At first, I thought that I could get other contributors who … Continue reading

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Tools of the Trade

In business, there’s so much to be done. Historically this had to have entire departments dedicated to the various tasks. E.g. Accounts, HR, Marketing, you get the picture. Twenty years ago, what we can do now would have been impossible. … Continue reading

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So… you think your customers are blind

Just imagine that, businesses are going up all around. Many of them are start ups, the results of many entrepreneurship programs that have been making their rounds nowadays. In their planning they have completed the documenting of their business concepts … Continue reading

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An interview with a business development specialist

It’s been since 1995 that this individual who develops businesses as a profession has been doing so almost daily. He has a passion for businesses, and though he’s been interviewed for information as it relates to projects, no one ever … Continue reading

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What customers like from their service provider

If we put ourselves in the place of the customer, we would find that service providers make some of the more difficult customers.  Since we are subject to the fancies of the customer, we think it our role to insist … Continue reading

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BBCS, LP – Operational Upgrade

Blades & Blades Consultancy Services [BBCS], LP does it again! As a continued commitment to our clients we have made some changes to our operations which make it easier for clients to obtain and use our services. Focusing on convenience, … Continue reading

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Upgrades and Revisions – Necessary in Business

Every now and then, it’s necessary to look at your systems and methods to determine if you’re being as effective and efficient as you can be. Recently examining our own situation we found that we weren’t. It was therefore necessary … Continue reading

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