He found it startling how much more “broad-minded” women were in solving problems.
As a result, the president of NMB Technologies, a manufacturer of precision mechanical and electrical components, has increased his percentage of women senior managers from 40 percent to 50 percent.
Jones uses these three “bones” as his tests of :
- Backbone is essential in every job, not just top positions, because leaders have to trust their people to do what they believe is right.
- Funny bones keep people loose.
- Your wishbone may be the most important bone of all. Leaders need a vision of the future to keep people moving forward.