Tag: teacher

How to Get Smart(er)

How to Get SmartFor the next part of our discussion on self-limiting syndrome, we’re going to talk about knowledge…

We all fall victim to knowledge-complacency from time to time. Whether its because you think you know it all or you just plain don’t care to know anything more than you already do, this a very unproductive place. The cliche “use it or lose it” ¬†certainly applies to our mental abilities and its time to wake up.


7 Traits of a Great Leader – Teacher

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7 Traits of A Great Leader - TeacherThe first topic in our discussion on the 7 Traits of a Great Leader, we’ll take a look at the leader as a teacher:

“…and what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.” 2 Timothy 2:2

Have you ever delegated a task to someone on your team and told them to just “figure it out” without really offering any sort of direction? How did that work out for you? Did they knock it out of the park?

Let me start with a story about how failing to teach your people properly can cause you to fall flat on your face as a leader…