leader to manager

10 Ways to Become a Terrible Listener

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Does everyone come to you for advice? People enjoy sharing their stories with you and think you’re a great person to be around. Tired of being everyone’s friend?

Here are ten sure-fire ways to tick everyone off and make yourself a terrible listener.
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Today an Employee. Tomorrow a Manager.

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Jack is really good at what he does. He shows up on time. Gets his work done. He helps his co-workers. He’s efficient – a good “do-er.” So you decide to promote Jack to a management position. Now, he’s struggling and not meeting your expectations. How many times have we seen this scenario?

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Leadership. It’s Not About You.

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There are no less than 14,000 books on leadership. Probably more. All the time, speakers entertain us. We attend workshops and seminars. We read the books. Everyone has the magic formula of what it takes to be a great leader. However, has anyone ever followed up to see if those who attend these workshops, listened to the speaker, or read the books have become better leaders?

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