Join Mike Figliuolo for an in-depth discussion in this video Establishing your ethical code, part of Developing Your Leadership Philosophy.
As a leader, it's important to set guidelines.…We've all made bad decisions at some point.…Wouldn't it be great to have something…that can prevent us from making a bad…decision before it actually happens?…A leadership maxim designed to say…'Here are my rules of the road.'…'Here are the things that are non-negotiable for me…and decisions I won't make…outside of this set of boundaries.'…For me, I've had two maxims over the years.…The first, "It's hard to shave…if you can't look yourself in the mirror."…Now, with this goatee,…I have to look in the mirror every single day.…
But the way that maxim reminds me…to make good decisions is, I need to be okay…with the guy that's looking back at me…in the mirror every single morning.…There have been times where I had two choices…and I could easily logic my way…into making a wrong one and that maxim…has made me pause for a second and say,…how are you going to feel about this tomorrow?…The answer was: Not so great.…Then I made the more difficult choice.…In terms of emotional resonance,…
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- Defining your goals
- Holding yourself accountable
- Setting team standards
- Making decisions
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- Achieving a work-life balance
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