Join Todd Dewett for an in-depth discussion in this video Achieving balanced leadership, part of Just Ask: Todd Dewett on Management and Leadership.
- [Carlos] My name is Carlos. … I'm an area manager in the Atlanta, Georgia area, … and my question is what advice do you have … for balancing leadership, … when to push and when to pull, … coaching others to success without demotivating them, … and the hardest part of leadership right now for me … is the balancing of both leading and managing the business. … - [Todd] How to strike a balance in leadership. … Man, that's a great question, a super important issue. … So, here's the truth. … The truth is you're supposed to treat people … the same on a few different places. … For example, transparency in how you deal with them, … open access to opportunities, certainly accountability, … these are ways we treat people the same. … But a whole lot of leadership requires balance … in terms of how we treat them differently. … How you manage someone, how you motivate them, … how you help them really does vary significantly … across people. … So the truth is you want to push hard … without demotivating people. …
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