employee management

How do you manage highly intelligent and self-motivated workers?

There’s an emerging type of worker who usually knows more about their job than anyone else in the organisation and is not likely to suffer fools gladly. This type of worker is difficult to manage as they don’t consider themselves to be subordinates in the traditional sense. Professor Peter Drucker called these employees “knowledge workers”, … Continue reading How do you manage highly intelligent and self-motivated workers?

New ways to find, develop and retain best employees

With ongoing workforce shortages in the technology sector, much has been said about the need for government to get more creative in its IT recruiting efforts. But there’s a second half of the equation that often gets overlooked. As recruiting gets ever more competitive, there’s a growing need for enhanced IT resiliency. CIOs need to … Continue reading New ways to find, develop and retain best employees