Toxic by Accident

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Image source by George Hodan My children used to say, “Stop yelling dad.” I’d say, “I’m not yelling.” My voice sounded calm to me. Authority and power amplify actions and words. Every behavior of r…

TeamBig10‘s insight:

When in positions of authority, we need to be more aware of how we are viewed according to the position. That is what people are responding to, which should be humbling for our ego. One of the biggest blunders a lot of leaders make is mistaking the respect for the position as respect for them. Really good post.

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