It used to be so simple in the workplace. You had your old […]
"I never considered looking at my annual priorities this way."
To be a true leader the first step is to become self aware, understand who we are, what we believe and how that affects our everyday lives.
There is a great book by Roz Van Meter called Put Your Big Girl Panties on and Deal with It… Yes, that’s really the name. Van Meter was challenged by some friends to write a book using this infamous phrase, and she starts with the premise that we all have an adult and a child within us, and we have to chose which one reacts in the moment.
When asking leaders which kind of person they spend the majority of their time with, A-players (the reliable producers) or C-players (the lower producers or those in the wrong job), they usually say C-players. But, is that the most effective and productive use of your time?