While I am spending a little downtime with my family, I wanted to share with you a timeless article from our Leadership Library.
If you want to poison the well where you work, allow a Certified Jerk to roam free.Mollycoddling is a pernicious and infectious organism you need to expel from your organization.
This phrase is powerful in so many ways.
Smart people can often be prima donnas – I’ve heard those accusations myself … the smart people part, of course, not the second (and when it has been used, it’s typically disguised in less elegant terms) … but the brilliance of some people is often more blinding than enlightening.
Fortune magazine once asked Dr. Mehmet Oz about the best leadership advice he had ever received.