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  • Article #1 : "Big Brother is watching you" - How managers keep an eye on their employees

    28 septembre 2011

    Nowadays, employees often complain about the fact that they feel constantly oppressed and under pressure, not necessarily because of the work they have to do, but because of the way people treat them within the company. And it is an amazing thing to notice...

  • Article #3 : News : The Death Of An Outstanding Manager

    06 octobre 2011

    Steve Jobs Oct 6th 2011, 1:25 by T.S. | LONDON NOBODY else in the computer industry, or any other industry for that matter, could put on a show like Steve Jobs. His product launches, at which he would stand alone on a black stage and conjure up a “magical”...

  • Article #4 : A tribute to Steve Jobs

    16 octobre 2011

    Why was Steve Jobs a great manager? Please excuse me for the delay, dear followers, but as promised, here comes the article that I hope will convince you (if you are not already) that Steve Jobs was a great manager. I'm not a huge fan for myself but I...

  • Article #5 : Cigarette break decreases productivity

    16 octobre 2011

    With the prohibition to smoke in the office, smokers are multiplying the cigarette breaks during their office hours. What are the consequences? First of all, cigarette breaks generate a waste of time: even if the duration of the cigarette is about 5 minutes,...

  • Article #6 : Is reward in management always a synonym of performance?

    29 octobre 2011

    link Article #1 : "Big Brother is watching you" - How managers keep an eye on their employees link A few years ago, a funny video was diffused on the Internet, in the events of the Reebok advertising. It presented a new kind of trendy management: in order...

  • Article #7 - How to be a great manager

    01 novembre 2011

    You are a manager. You do your work everyday, managing your company, your department or your team. But do you really have what it takes to be a great manager? How could you improve your management techniques? Trendy Management is here for you today to...

  • Article #8 : Management,the Disney way

    05 novembre 2011

    The Disney Way : Harnessing the Management Secrets of Disney in your Company. Article made out of the book :Capodagli, B. and L. Jackson. 1999. The authors outline the leadership and motivational strategies that have contributed to the success of the...

  • Article #9 : Christmas time... Your homework for the holidays

    22 décembre 2011

    The holidays are coming up with their very unique atmosphere. But don't forget your homework and duties ! Trendy Management prepared you a quick reminder. 1. End-of-year bonus Do not forget the end-of-year bonus for the most successful employees! Be careful...

  • Article #10 : Holidays management... what to do or not to do

    22 décembre 2011

    Trendy Management walks in the spirit of Christmas and holidays and wishes you a merry Christmas and a very happy new year 2012! If you are a manager, you probably have often been confronted to the problem of the holidays celebration within the company....

  • Article #11 : Can a manager be kind and succeed?

    02 janvier 2012

    It seems like an angry manager would negotiate better if we believe some recent studies led by Americans. Nevertheless, please do not be mean with your employees, dear followers. Respect still has many qualities! According to recent studies led in Texas,...

  • Article #12 : What about Scops management?

    03 janvier 2012

    Today let’s concern ourselves with a very unique type of entreprise which allow new forms of participative management: the Scops. A Scop (société cooperative et participative) is a cooperative enterprise in which the employees hold the majority of the...

  • Article #13 : How can a manager help somebody improve?

    07 janvier 2012

    My dear followers, it is a well know fact that not every member of a team can be perfect, actually, nobody is, but within a team, you can find some really efficient workers and some terribly lazy and hard to handle other ones. Do you think these represent...

  • Article #14 : Free vs Apple, the new management war has begun

    10 janvier 2012

    You heard it. Whether you are abroad, in france or in what we call the DOM TOM, you heard the incredible news. Today, at 8:30 am french hour, Niel releases the offers of Free mobile. And if you are just like us, your curiosity led you to watch Niel's...

  • Welcome to Trendy Management

    27 septembre 2011

    Welcome to our blog! Who are we? We are first year students of Grenoble School of Management curious about the new trends of management : Roy Rizk, Camille Pipet, Thibaud Réquédat, Cécile Perrin, and Julia Simon. What we do : Twice a week, we will talk...

  • Article #2 : Google, this new management guide

    28 septembre 2011

    link The good point about this article is that it emphasizes the fact that once you've found a science of management, it is not definitive. A type of management can only works during a certain period of time. At some point, you'll have to change it or...

  • Our best wishes for the holidays!

    22 décembre 2011

    Our team wishes a happy new year and a merry Christmas to all the trendy managers out there!