Everyone teaches someone!
Not all teachers are good leaders, but all leaders are good teachers. Not all bosses are good teachers, but all good bosses are good teachers. Teaching others is a vital part of leading them. I struggle with this in some ways because I tend to be very impatient. But I’m trying to improve in this area. To help both of us become better teaching-leaders, allow me to share with you what I’m learning.
Do you know the difference between EQUIPPING and DEVELOPING? I am greatly indebted to John Maxwell for teaching me this important distinction.
What is equipping?
Equipping is teaching someone how to do a job or learn a new skill.
When a teacher helps a student learn the skill of typing proficiently, they are equipping them. When a boss teaches a new employee how to use the Customer Relationship Management software they’ll be using in the…
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