Ask SSS: Equally Confused

Dear Style,   How can women claim credit for “teamwork” – in response to the economic assertion in this article that successful teams credit men more than women: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/10/upshot/when-teamwork-doesnt-work-for-women.html? Equally Confused   Dear Equally Confused, I believe that there are parts of the country and/or business sectors where for the most part women are treated […]

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Weekend Manager Style: Do You Dress for the Job You Want?

As I start to write this article, Erin Brockovich comes on the TV and I have to laugh … she dresses in what she likes and I really do love that.  I think your clothes should reflect your personality, and you should feel good in them.  However, I do think as a manager you need […]

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The In Charge Manager

What is an In Charge Manager? Someone who thrives on communication. This is the leader that needs a detailed account of everything.  They require constant communication with their team.  They need reports and data.  They need to be part of the decision making process. Someone who is into the details. Projects and decisions typically take […]

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The Inspirational Manager

What is an Inspirational Manager? They are the embodiment of the 3 C’s. Someone who is charismatic. This is the leader that gets up and everyone is excited to hear what they have to say.  They have a gift for story telling and have the ability to use this gift for getting others to join […]

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Hands On Manager

Mondays are going to be Management Mondays.  We are going to explore different types of managers. What is a Hands On Manager? Someone willing to pitch in, when you or your team needs help Essentially, this is the manager that puts aside whatever they are doing to ensure the daily operations are being met Examples […]

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