productivity Archives - Inside Retail

Productivity: A measure of leadership

What really drives employees to be more productive.

Companies keep slashing jobs, but new technologies won’t replace good management

The truth about productivity.

Email epidemic

There is a difference between a sense of urgency versus a culture of panic and frenetic activity pretending to be work.

Retail cultures reflect leadership

A realisation that the company name is not the overriding brand nor is product and price-point decisive factors.

Top line sales or retail basics?

Spate of retail failures pre-Xmas highlights the risky strategy of chasing growth over productivity.

Leading productivity in a reactive workplace

How does urgency and reactivity drag productivity down?