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Blog spotlight: Manager tip of the month: Be a good boss

Nurse Leader Insider, December 6, 2010

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By Shelley Cohen

Bob Sutton, a professor at Stanford University, is the author of the book Good Boss, Bad Boss. He reminds us of the balancing act related to being effective while also being respected in a leadership role. During his podcast “How to be the best boss,” he reveals the following considerations:

  • You must combine competence with compassion.
  • Many leaders are out of tune with what it is like to work for them! Get feedback from your staff.
  •  Long-term loyalty is your goal.


Read more of this blog post at the Leaders’ Lounge.
 



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