Comings and Goings …


Branson Quote - Train and Leave - Morguefile

I recently ran across this excellent advice from Sir Richard  …

Two things immediately struck me, based on my organizational experiences, as I considered this thoughtful suggestion about treating people nicely and helping them grow.

SOMETIMES WE DO JUST THE OPPOSITE …

We handle poor employees, especially those with aggressive personality traits, with the proverbial kid gloves, while our more valuable employees are left to clean up after them.  

This is our fault, Leaders …when we hesitate or are afraid to confront poor workplace behavior or performance.  By failing in this basic management task, we establish behavioral norms which reinforce poor traits, while extinguishing those that reinforce excellence.

SOMETIMES WE WORRY ABOUT THE WRONG THING …

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