Tasks vs. Responsibilities: 5 Tips for Improving Team Management.

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Since I was a very little boy, every new year’s day I remember two things on the only TV at home: The Garmisch Partenkirchen ski jump competition and the new year concert from Vienna. Being totally unaware about how an orchestra works, I always wondered what was the role of the orchestra director, since all the musicians perfectly knew their scores. Moving the baton graciously didn’t seem to be a tough job, compared to playing the violin or the flute. Every musician had a responsibility, and once rehearsed into the ground (the true job of the orchestra director), they simply did their job, autonomously, but perfectly coordinated. Read the rest of this entry »