Our Cleaning Ladies: How to Delegate for Endless Amusement

lady mops the floor. Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

At home, we delegate some of our housekeeping tasks. Our cleaning ladies do a great job! Dishes washed, counters clear, sink disinfected, oven, refrigerator, and bathrooms disinfected, floors vacuumed or mopped and sparkling, random housewares put away. However, there’s one little problem. When they put things away, we can never find them. Like any other […]

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Assess the People on Your Team

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As you identify the people in your “organization” (those who influence you or your goals), it’s useful to understand their alignment with your initiative, and their potential to meaningfully impact it (for the better or for the worse). In her book, Radical Focus (more information linked below), Christina Wodtke suggests using 3 criteria (engagement, performance, […]

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