Why You Should Care if You’re a Likable Boss

  How much does it really matter if your employees like you? Is there a correlation between results and how well employees like their bosses? “Most people assume it is possible to be an effective leader without being likable,” writes forbes.com. But the reality is that likability and leadership effectiveness are tied together. Forbes writer…

11 Things That Bug Bosses

Most of us want to have a good relationship with our bosses. Ever stop to consider what things you do … that might make your boss’s day harder? Here’s a list of some of the top annoyances for bosses: Not keeping your boss in the loop when you need to. When your boss meets with his…

Is What You’re Saying Listenable?

We’ve all had those experiences where someone starts talking to us and we aren’t quite tuned in. The person is well into their story when we have to stop them and ask them to start over … from the beginning. A listener has to be ready before they can hear what you have to say.…