A Promotion From Team Member to Team Leader Requires Different Behavior

When you took on your team leader role, what you can say to whom and when changed too. If you were recently promoted from a team member role to your team leader role, that means you brought along all of the baggage that existed in your old role. Some of that can be hard to overcome. Nobody, … [Read more...]

Be Clear On Your Expectations or Plan To Be Disappointed

Are you having trouble getting your team to meet your expectations when it comes to completing projects and day-to-day deliverables? If so, you could be the problem. Sometimes we get so busy that we forget to verbalize our expectations for projects, deliverables and day-to-day activities. … [Read more...]

No, Team Leaders Should Not Behave Differently

Do team leaders get to act differently just because they're team leaders? Nope. One of the things you should remember is that your team will pay more attention to what you do than what you say. Remember when you were growing up and your Mom said, "Do as I say, not as I do." That is a death trap … [Read more...]