Comms Lab: Micro-Management

Comms Lab: Episode 43

How to Manage A Micro-Manager (Part A)

In this video I dive into the academic literature on how to manage a micro-manager. I also draw on my own experience and the experience of others to provide some suggestions for an approach that is both evidence-based and workable in the real world.

This is the first video in a two part series on Micro-Management. Watch Part B next…

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0:00 – What to expect in the video
1:24 – Why am I talking about Micro-Management
2:49 – A word about the academic literature…
4:02 – What do you mean by “Micro-Management”?
6:29 – The personal effect, and our response.


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Hayden is an emergency physician at University Hospital Geelong and a senior lecturer at Deakin University, Geelong. He is somewhat obsessed with the science and art of effective communication, and in particular: difficult conversations. He believes that we can all get better at having difficult conversations, and that the process of learning to do so can be seriously fun.

Hayden is also an avid but terrible surfer, ad hoc gardener, and dad to two awesome kids. | LinkedIn |

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