Flor McCarthy

Management

Managing Emails and Meetings – Killing the Time Vampires

In Part 2 we dealt with that vampire that sucks the life blood out of your business: the phone. The second biggest time vampire, which is so bad as to almost be entitled to equal top billing with unscheduled phone calls is email, followed by the face-to-face meeting.
June 4, 2014 676 Reads share

Management

Coping With Change In Business: A Buggy Whip Moment

it seems a relatively safe prediction that advances in technology will proceed at a continually accelerating pace and that the role of humans in many things that we had previously thought could only be done by us will be reduced and in some cases eliminated entirely.
May 13, 2014 566 Reads share

Global

Data Protection And Prank Calls

A phrase that jumped out at me in the course of the whole phone prank episode surrounding the Duchess of Cambridge’s recent stay in hospital and the tragic death of one of the nurses involved was “reasonably foreseeable.” I think it was a representative of the Australian radio station involved who said that it was not “reasonably foreseeable” that the prank might end up in causing someone to commit suicide.
December 14, 2012 531 Reads share