Major business leaders are faced with numerous challenges every day. Many of these challenges are addressed on the quite brilliant 30 Second MBA website from Fast Company.
The 30-Second MBA isan ongoing video ‘curriculum’ of great advice directly from many of the world’s most successful leaders – people who are making business happen day-to-day and getting results.
Why do teams fail? How open should your ‘open door’ policy be? What conventional wisdom is totally wrong? How do you fire someone? These are questions answered in just 30 seconds by Simon Hayward, managing partner of Cirrus, alongside some of the world’s leading CEOs.
So why does Simon think teams sometimes fail? It’s all about the combination of purpose, identity and communication.
And how open should your open door policy be? For Simon, it’s important that leaders are role models, demonstrating that they are available to engage in dialogue.
What conventional wisdom is totally wrong? Success is not all about the individual leader.
And how to fire someone? Treat them with respect.
If you’d like to know more, click here to have a look.