O'Reilly logo

Bring Out the Best in Every Employee: How to Engage Your Whole Team by Making Every Leadership Moment Count by Bill Hawkins, Don Brown

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER 8Awareness and Attention: Learning to Be Present

What you focus on expands, and you’ve learned what to focus on—the core of your team. You have studied anatomy, the anatomy of your communication. You’ve prepared yourself. You’re ready now to learn the how-to of leading in a no-normal world. In this chapter and the next two chapters you will learn how to immerse yourself in the moment, to master the number-one leadership competency of this era: being present with others. You will discover how to adopt a leader’s protocol to meet your need for output and your team’s need for connection. Finally, we’ll show you how to find the energy you need to do it all: be present with others, establish a real-time protocol, and build the personal resilience ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required