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Tag Archives: trust
Why is delegating so hard? Let me count the ways
I am not the best at delegating. And judging by the volume of “how-to” articles on this subject in journals like HBR, I’m not alone. Many executives and leaders fall down when it comes to delegating—and ultimately it can harm … Continue reading
Posted in Careers, Leadership, Management Tagged delegating, giving credit, HBR, letting go, trust 2 Comments
13 trends for 2013, courtesy of Ford Motor Company
Last month, Ford released its first-ever trend report, “Looking Further with Ford: 13 Trends for 2013.” Aside from a story in USA Today, it was mostly picked up in auto trade publications. That’s a shame because it contains some intriguing … Continue reading
Posted in Marketing Tagged 2013, collective empowerment, DIY, Ford, green living, micro skills, minimalism, trends, trust 4 Comments
Psst! Does your organization have a gossip problem?
Dave Ramsey’s most recent EntreLeadership Advisor newsletter is entitled “Silence is Golden” and is on the debilitating effect that gossip can have on a workplace. If you’ve heard Ramsey’s rants on the radio or attended one of his seminars, you … Continue reading
Posted in Management Tagged communication, Dave Ramsey, Dubliners, gossip, James Joyce, rumors, transparency, trust 2 Comments