Managers are the personal that controls all ongoing and out going information, sits at the top most level in the hierarchy and holds the right for decision-making. They bring the new system and adaptation that all will have to adapt.
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To do the right thing the manager will have to make a concentrated decision involving all the factors that might effect the system.
So, the manager need certain quality and effective decision making which are like the basis stuffs. They must be information savvy to be able to cop with the new generation and come up with new visions involving the surrounding environment.
At some point during Mr. Drucker studies he had an epiphany: economists, he realized, “were interested in the behavior of commodities, while I was interested in the behavior of people.” That led him to, in effect, create the modern study of management ( cited in The Wall Street Journal Guide to Management). which help a lot in the management sectors
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“Chess as a sport requires a lot of mental stamina, and this is what that makes it different from a physical sport. Chess players have a unique ability of taking in a lot of information and remembering relevant bits. So, memory and mental stamina are the key attributes.”
As said by Viswanathan Anand the person that can take a lot and reassemble all the figures to a use full scenario.
To be able to reside with the current technology and continuous upgrade the manager needs to be information hunter to take a lot that happening and be able to give the new adaptation as the requirements
“As managers, it is unequivocally important to be aware of the newest technology and to understand its benefits and limitations. Fail to do this, and managers risk getting run over by technology advances” (Meyers 2011).
The ongoing era need a manager to be a information savvy cause of all this reasons. Due to to constant change in the society and equipments the manager must be informed of all the facts and figures, and should come up with the changes that are needed. What do you think?
Anand, V (2012), Information Quotes,viewed 17 January 2016, http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/information.html
Meyers, A (2011) , Managers need to keep up with changing technology, viewed 15 December 2015, http://www.facilitiesnet.com/maintenanceoperations/article/Managers-Need-to-Keep-up-with-Changing-Technology-Facility-Management-Maintenance-Operations-Feature–12434.
Murray, A (2010), The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management: Lasting Lessons from the Best Leadership Minds of Our Time, Harper Collins.