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Ask your staff what’s not getting done, advises consultant Alison Green. When you know what’s not happening that ideally should, you can help them choose how to rearrange their workload, rather than letting the decision be made without you or by default. Ask A Manager

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

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