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“The Words Many Managers Are Afraid to Say” – HBR Chat Topic

February 25, 2011
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Regular readers of this blog know that I LOVE Harvard Business Review and frequently share links to appropriate topics.  Today they had an online chat discussing “The Words Many Managers Are Afraid to Say”, an opportune topic for our current Project Team Management class.   They asked their readers the following 3 questions:

What makes managers afraid to admit weakness?

What benefits have you seen from telling your team that you don’t have all the answers?

How can we foster an environment where people are comfortable admitting their shortcomings?

To read the discussion, follow this link

to read the original article that inspired the discussion, follow this link

For more information from HBR regarding effective communication, follow this link

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