Originally Published June 13, 2011
Boss: “I wish my people would take more initiative, be more creative, get outside the box.”
Employee: “I wish my boss would turn me loose, untie my hands, let me show what I can do.”
If you mean it, it you want different results from your people, how will you change your behavior to give them room to show you? What one new thing will you start doing this week to open your key employees to becoming more effective? As well, what one old thing will you stop doing; yes, stop doing?