There is a surprising amount of misinformation and assumptions out there about effective teamwork and creating and maintaining an effective team. Leaders who believe these myths can actually hamper team cohesion.
Will Pemble is founder and CEO of Goal Boss, an executive coaching certification and leadership consulting firm. In this episode, we discuss: why most managers fail goal setting for employees, analyzing team performance in sections with custom goal setting for each group and what to say in interviewing job candidates to set goal setting expectations.
My way or the highway. That is the motto of many old-school leaders who are focused on getting the job done. Failure to encourage questions could indicate negative leadership traits.
An organized and methodical manager can put order into chaos by delegating tasks. First, they need to develop a vision for what will be done and who will do it.
As a business leader, are you living in a ‘constant state of fight or flight?’ Scott Eblin uses this phrase to describes leaders who are struggling with their c-suite role. In fact, Eblin states that 40% of leaders fail to succeed in these roles.
All too often in the corporate world, leaders are the victims of BS. Sometimes, employees feed their managers false information because they are under a deadline, says Lila MacLellan.
You want to put your best people on your next team project. But, one of your engineers doesn’t work well with your marketing manager. What do you do?
If you’re a sales manager, you likely had a career-making BOON. Now, it’s up to you to help your reps score the same kind of deal.
One of the biggest challenges for project managers and leaders is accurately prioritizing the work that matters on a daily basis. In your professional development path, consider how you master tasks each day and if you think what you are doing will get you promoted. You don’t want to fall into the cycle of deeming every other project, “top priority,” do you?
A recent survey revealed just how much pressure chief marketing officers are facing.
Are you making a list of resolutions for the New Year? How about a “Don’t Do” list?