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The Five Messages Leaders Must Manage
- By: John Hamm, Harvard Business Review
- Narrated by: Harvard Business Review
- Length: 35 mins
If you want to know why so many organizations sink into chaos, look no further than their leaders' mouths. Over and over, leaders present grand, overarching - yet fuzzy - notions of where they think the company is going. The result is often sloppy behavior and misalignment that can cost a company dearly. Effective communication is a leader's most critical tool for doing the essential job of leadership.
Great insight, right to the point
- By Chuck on 04-19-09
Simple But Effective
Confirms what leaders intuitively know, but brings it to the surface for (self) examination. We must place our finger on the pulse of our organizations if we're to succeed; to do that we must have open communication.