I've managed a number of teams over the years. Some I built from scratch; some I inherited and then changed over time. While each team had its unique characteristics, they had two main similarities, which influenced - I would even say enabled - their ability to succeed: a shared vision and a set of shared values.
inspire-employeesI should say that I'm strong advocate for leadership consulting. My Executive Coach helped me adjust my perspective, so that it was properly focused on understanding the motivation, strengths and challenges of my teammates. The objective, third-party point of view was invaluable.
Although each team was comprised of... (READ ENTIRE ARTICLE HERE)