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Managing for People Who Hate Managing by Devora Zack

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CHAPTER SEVENBeing Bossy

A good chief gives, he does not take.—Mohawk proverb

Boss. Sounds so bossy.Do this, not that… I’ll do it.When’s my vacation?(A haiku, in case you missed that artistic point.)

Chapter Highlights

image Hold yourself and others accountable

image Balance guidance and autonomy

Carl Jung’s book Memories, Dreams, Reflections (1961) has an excerpt from a conversation between Jung and Ochwiay Biano, chief of the Taos Pueblo in New Mexico: ...

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