do you see? do you hear?

When you meet someone, or even in your daily encounters with those you know, do you "see" them? Do you recognize them as individuals with dreams, passions, hopes, problems, and fears? Or are you only seeing the veneer? When they talk with you - do you really "hear" them, listening for meaning beyond their words … Continue reading do you see? do you hear?

a note to senior leaders – their commitment may be more important than your insights

Good blog post by Marshall Goldsmith, "Their Commitment Might Mean More Than Our Insight". He talks about how much more powerful employee commitment to an idea is than is the "brilliant" insight of the leader. Following is a paragraph from his post: The next time you are working with a direct report or team member … Continue reading a note to senior leaders – their commitment may be more important than your insights