I’m starting to post quick (under two minute) leadership questions, tips and thought starters on Anchor. If you’re there I hope you’ll dip your toes in. If not, listen below. Not everyone loves a plaque for recognition. For some, that's firewood. … [Read more...]
Do You Recognize Them?
The people you work with like different things. How do you learn what those things are? Ask. Survey and then talk to your direct reports about what they would like as recognition for their good work. Doing so you not only create a more … [Read more...]
Reflections on Leadership 4/26/15
Recognize People Along the Way Those who wait for perfection before saying, bravo are a bore. They sarcastically ask, “Am I supposed to hand out a cookie every time someone does their job?” Interesting, coming from a person whose whole world … [Read more...]
People like different things. How do you know what those are? Ask. Survey and then talk to people about what they would like as recognition for their good work and you not only build a more effective recognition plan, you build buy in. Building a … [Read more...]