Nov 8 2022
Leadership: Protecting Your Team
Do your team respect you? Do they know you have their back?If you want to ensure optimum performance for your people, they need security, and that comes from YOU.There are challenges on all sides of the workplace. Whether it’s senior employees pushing for deadlines, excessive meetings sucking up time, or the office atmosphere destroying productivity, everyone faces obstacles to getting their best work done.If you’re a leader, it’s your job to remove as many of these obstacles as possible, to protect your team. In this podcast, Adam and James discuss a variety of ways to do so, including:Protecting people from unfair or unconstructive criticismCultivating the right atmosphereSaying ‘no’ to unrealistic requestsTaking responsibility for the collectiveActing as a proxy for communication to protect people’s time
Visit Our WebsitePricing for our course suiteReferences from the podTake Care of Employees: Protect Them at All Costs, Marcus Le Monis.How to Protect Your Team From Burnout (thriveglobal.com), Manage the Whole HumanMintzberg on Management| Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster (simonandschuster.com), Henry MintzbergManaging Yourself: The Boss as Human Shield (hbr.org), HBR.