I’m a fan of obvious. I even did an entire post about why leaders need to make things obvious. Cool. Right? Yes. The reason I like obvious is because it is, well obvious. Not only that, it is way better and cooler than ambiguous. In case you’re still not sure: Ambiguity is an enemy to […]
They could’ve just said, “Eat this muffin” or “Complimentary muffin”. The way they “framed” their muffin message is just so cool. For maximum impact, don’t just say what you need to say, craft your message and its delivery. That makes a difference. A huge one. Love your message and your cause enough to be […]
Communication is one of the most critical leadership tools. Any leader that cannot communicate well cannot lead well. Communication transcends just saying things or sending messages. It is a connection point between two or more parties, where whatever is conveyed by the other is understood as intended by the originator(s) of the message. Related: Leaders and […]
While preparing for a Skype meeting I thought about why and how meetings fail. I’m sure I’m not the only who’s been to a ton of meetings. I mean a ton of failed meetings. As much as they easily become productivity obstacles, they are necessary for enabling the success of enterprises.
When the longstanding debate on whether management and leadership are different, it is normally in favor of one. It is, most of the times, a way to knock either in exaltation of the other. This post is not to serve that purpose. It is to highlight the differences and perhaps, a little more. Leadership defines […]