Leadership Mistakes

The Manager as Coach

Andrew Wood asked: In my role as consultant, I am often asked whether all good managers are effective coaches and if so, does this lead to the opposite being true. To answer these questions with any great authority, it is important to define what is required of a manager when performing the role of coach. […]

Transformational Leadership

How Great Leaders Successfully Jumpstart Reorganized Teams

Jennifer Selby Long asked: Copyright (c) 2008 Jennifer Selby Long So many clients have been telling me they’re launching new teams this month. But there’s a catch – these are new teams made of “old parts,” which is to say no brand new employees are on the teams. The teams are comprised entirely of managers, […]