Great leaders understand that success is not a one-time event, but rather a result of consistent effort and planning. Unfortunately, most managers and executive leadership teams ignore this sound advice. Instead, they jump from one year to the next without much thought to strategy or planning. As a leader, it’s important to set your team up for success by implementing proven strategies.
Here are three that can make a big difference:
Communication: Great leaders know that it’s not enough to simply create a strategy and roll it out. To keep your team focused on success, it’s important to communicate clearly and consistently. Make sure that your team has a clear understanding of what you expect from them and why it’s important.
Commitment: To achieve sustained performance, it’s essential for leaders to stay committed to their plans and decisions. This means not deviating from the path you’ve set for your team, and instead, sticking to the systems and processes that will help them succeed.
Coaching: All successful leaders know that their team members need the resources and guidance to succeed. As a leader, it’s your responsibility to provide coaching and support to help your team reach their goals. This means being available to answer questions and offer guidance, as well as providing the necessary resources and tools for success.
In conclusion, to set your team up for success, it’s essential to focus on clear communication, commitment to your plan, and providing coaching and support. By implementing these strategies, you can create a strong foundation for sustained performance and team success.
Lead From Within: Successful leaders understand that their team’s success is their own success, and they do everything in their power to ensure that their team is set up for success.
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The Leadership Gap
What Gets Between You and Your Greatness
After decades of coaching powerful executives around the world, Lolly Daskal has observed that leaders rise to their positions relying on a specific set of values and traits. But in time, every executive reaches a point when their performance suffers and failure persists. Very few understand why or how to prevent it.
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Of Lolly’s many awards and accolades, Lolly was designated a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc. magazine. Huffington Post honored Lolly with the title of The Most Inspiring Woman in the World. Her writing has appeared in HBR, Inc.com, Fast Company (Ask The Expert), Huffington Post, and Psychology Today, and others. Her newest book, The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness has become a national bestseller.