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If a top executive requests a reasonable favor, such as having you attend a short conference and report on what’s said, say “yes” with enthusiasm even if you privately dread doing it.
If your peers and employees see that you act differently when you’re around the CEO, you’ll lose credibility.
Enhance your stature by helping colleagues and bosses discover what you already know.
My neighbor got a mangy old dog, Jake, from a shelter. The poor thing had been abused. Now Jake cringes whenever anyone walks in the room.
I know employees like that.
You gather a group to brainstorm, swap notes and solve problems. You want them to open up.
You want your team to pounce on a project, take risks and make bold moves. But most teammates prefer to sit back, wait for others to take charge and then say “I told you so” when things go wrong.
When you discover an employee made a mistake, don’t blow up just because it’s particularly costly.
It appears someone in the office is sabotaging the work of one of my telecommuting employees.
Two employees threaten to come to blows over a disagreement. Don’t jump in and rule on who’s right.
Forget the stale advice of writing a to-do list based on high-to-low priorities. You’ll wind up getting ensnared in the first few items and never progressing.