Posts Tagged ‘Management’

Analysis: Vision and Management

November 27, 2010

Can Pakistan, or any country for that matter, prosper simply on good management without a national vision?

This question is prompted by a recent column of Irfan Husain in which he makes such a claim:

In Benazir Bhutto`s first term, the late Eqbal Ahmed bemoaned her lack of vision. I replied that rather than a visionary, we needed a good manager at the helm. We argued about this, as we often did over other issues, without either of us convincing the other.

I still believe that good, solid management is more important than having a grand vision that is not translated into reality. After all, we know what our problems are; what we need is a team that sets about solving them in a serious and effective way. (more…)