Doing “Favors”: How Much is it Costing You?
“I’m doing them a favor…”
Have you heard this before? This is a statement heard many times by managers when their staff voluntarily takes on the workload of colleagues in other divisions. And by the phrase “voluntarily”, I mean, that this staff person is not getting anything of value back from the person or division in which they are helping. [For more on this article, please click on the button "Workload Reciprocity".]
When looking to buy real estate, there are three important concepts you should know: LOCATION, LOCATION, and LOCATION.
Similarly, when using an outside administrator for CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) operations, there are also three important concepts you should know: COMMUNICATION, COMMUNICATION, and COMMUNICATION. [For more on this article, please click on the button "CDBG Consultant Pitfalls".]