Tuesday, June 2, 2009
When is the right time to tell a laggard in the leadership team to straighten up and fly right or hit the road jack?
Coaches and mentors are known for their patience in leadership development. But we all know that patience “expires” sometimes. So, when is it appropriate to tell a leader (even though extremely talented) who is perpetually a foot-dragger to knock it off—shape up or ship out?