by Rick Sidorowicz
A set of contemporary operating principles for leaders at every level in any organization to learn what it takes to win today and create the circumstances to win tomorrow.
Transfer ownership for work to those who do the work.
Create the environment for ownership where each person wants to be responsible for his or her own performance:
Paint a clear picture of what great performance looks like for the organization and for the individual;Coach the development of individual capability and competence.
Learn faster:Ask powerful questions:
Is this the best we can do?
... and get ready to learn a new set of principles tomorrow!
The Leadership Imperative incorporates many of the concepts of - Flight of the Buffalo - Soaring to Excellence, Learning to Let Employees Lead - by James Belasco and Ralph Stayer, Warner Books, New York, 1994.
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