3 Ways to Avoid Becoming an Exasperating Manager


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bigstock-Frustration-Button-37896877I was working with a client recently on implementing leadership training into her organization when she shared this story with me. We all can learn a lesson from the lackof leadership she received.

Years ago, the woman had worked as a barista at a coffee house. The holidays were just around the corner and she was asked by her manager to get the store ready for the holidays.  It was almost closing time and she told her manager that she was happy to stay late and get it done, but also that she had never done displays before and wasn’t quite sure what to do. Her manager responded with a quick, “You’ll be fine,” and left for the night.

She stayed for a few extra hours after closing and put all of the holiday decor on display. It took awhile but she got it done and thought it looked…

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