Get Out of Your Own Way
“It’s amazing how much we can accomplish if no one cares who gets the credit.”
– John Wooden
I’m not sure what this quote means to you? Personally I learned a long time ago that if you allow your ego to guide your intuition you will never truly grow as a leader and your organization will suffer as a result. The ego-centric leader is always looking for the glory and respect.
Leaders who succeed at a high level understand the concept of leveraging resources. They seek to maximize every asset and resource they have for the benefit of their organization. When presented with a challenge or new idea they ask themselves three questions…
Who is the best person to solve it?
What will it cost?
How much time & money will it save us long term?
If there isn’t somebody on your team that can solve the challenge or execute the new idea don’t stop there…
Find Somebody Who Can Get the Job Done!