The modern management obsession with targets is missing the point…

Being told to grasp the bull by the horns is usually a management metaphor for getting on with the job. In my line of work as a country vet, it’s just as likely to be a reality. A significant part of my time is spent Tuberculosis testing cattle as a subcontractor to the department of agriculture. We will all be familiar with the concept of a having a blood test at the doctors and the sample being whisked off to … Read more