Close the loop

You can’t just make the call — you’ve got to explain it. Leadership is about making the call. Or, at least that’s what we seem to think. We seem to think leadership is about making the complex decision. As captain of the ship, you survey the seas — what your board is[…]

The Bad News Advantage

Telling your employees the truth — even when it’s bad — makes you a better leader. Here’s why… Sharing bad news is a good thing. As a leader, you might not think it, at first. But it’s true. Leaders who are honest about the bad — just as much as the good — are better leaders.[…]