My opinions about management

Economics and the Shop Floor: Reflections of an Octogenarian

By Robert R Locke, PhD, European History, UCLA, 1965, Professor Emeritus, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1999. Professor of History, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1974-99; Senior Fulbright Fellow, Max Planck Institute for History (Gὄttingen), 1977; Esso Chair, European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (Brussels), 1982-84; Senior Fulbright Fellow, London School of Economics andContinue reading “Economics and the Shop Floor: Reflections of an Octogenarian”

Is There a Specific Nordic Leadership Style and Why Should Anyone Care…?

By Ulf Andreasson     Working for the Nordic Council of Ministers, I was asked a couple of years ago by the Secretary General at that time, Mr. Dagfinn Høybråten, to write a report on Nordic leadership ( Access the report here ). The topic had come as a suggestion from the Nordic governments, who sawContinue reading “Is There a Specific Nordic Leadership Style and Why Should Anyone Care…?”

Prosjektledelse

By Tore Audun Høie Dette avsnittet ble offentliggjort i bladet Prosjektledelse 2/2020 Ingeniøren 21. februar 2018: Projektarbejde hjælper ‘Evnen til at arbejde i teams’ vurderes som den næstvigtigste kompetence blandt de nyuddannede. Det lærer de unge allerede i studietiden, og derfor skal de skræve over en betydeligt smallere kløft end nyuddannede i mange andre lande.»ViContinue reading “Prosjektledelse”

Coronakrisen

By Tore Audun Høie «Vi har vært gjennom de første fasene av en ny pandemi, Covid 19 pandemien. Igjen ble vårt land tatt «på sengen»». (Flaatten 2020). Helsevesenet ble altså tatt på sengen, morsomt men samtidig tragisk. Flaatten 2020 påviser at vi har hatt diverse pandemier og lignende. I svineinfluensaen 2009 «beskrives en presset situasjonContinue reading “Coronakrisen”

Ethical Management

By Tore Audun Høie Ethical management means that management should be based on ethics. Ethics includes social responsibility, quality, security/safety, professionalism and Nature as argued in my book Ethics (2015). One reason for this is many ethical trespasses and crimes. They include the finance crisis, wrong use of medicines and manipulation of car emissions. ManyContinue reading “Ethical Management”

Servicefaget

By Tore Audun Høie Morten Thorvaldsen ivrer for servicefag i skolen i DN 29/9-2010, han har helt rett. Noe er allerede på plass, men altfor lite. Innen IKT (”data”) er service en standard, ISO 20000, spredt over hele verden og brukt av de fleste store, norske organisasjoner. Helse, transport, undervisning, salg, finans, rådgivning og forvaltningContinue reading “Servicefaget”