Investing in people

Recruiting, nurturing and retaining talent is central to ensuring quality project management, as Hazel Davis reports

5 core project management skills

Managing projects on a global scale requires high levels of expertise in five core areas. Nick Martindale lists the project management skills every leader should know

When change is not as good as rest

Change is inevitable and can involve risk, but accomplished project managers know how to cope, writes Dan Matthews

Quitting email to make you more productive?

Social media is opening up business to a new and more transparent way of working, says Luis Suarez

Getting to grips with bottom line

As strategic meetings management programmes continue their encroachment into UK company policies, Michael Trudeau looks at the advantages of having such a plan

Communication and trust are key

With wealth management firms upping their efforts to attract and retain high-net-worth business, researchers at Ledbury outline a proactive approach

Getting the message across that we must save more

Good communication in plain language is essential if companies are to encourage staff to save enough for their retirement, as Simon Brooke reports

Light at the end of the tunnel

Knowing what to expect from eye care professionals depends on good communication which can empower and reassure patients, as Liz Bestic discovers