Blanchard Ignite! brings learning, leadership, and talent development professionals free online resources each month plus a deep dive into a hot leadership topic. Subscriptions are free (use the link on the right.) Check out these top articles from recent issues!
Executive coach Madeleine Blanchard held the phone to her ear, listening attentively as her newest client explained the problem she was having communicating with her direct reports. “They say that I’m not a good listener. I’m trying to connect, but it just doesn’t seem to be working. Any suggestions?”
Blanchard thought for a moment and replied, “Well, I can hear you typing right now, so I suspect you are actually answering emails while we talk. Do you do that when you are with your people? What would it be like if you actually gave each person your undivided attention?” READ MORE
View original post 421 more words