Cringeworthy Leadership

True story: Two people compete for an open supervisor position. A gets it and now supervises B.  Supervisor A immediately makes worker B come in for multiple, successive Saturdays to train A on technical skills that the new boss is lacking.  While at the Saturday trainings, A might say, “sorry I have to take this … Continued

Leading Up

As Reading for Leading readers know, leadership is not a position. Leadership is an activity. But what happens when the person in the position of authority is not leading well? Then don’t wait.  Don’t whine.  Be the leader!!! Note: I did not say:  Act like you’re in authority.  That’s a pretty sure way to get … Continued