Is My Boss There For Me When Things Go Right?
That's not a typing error! The differentiator of relationships is how the other person responds when things go well for me, not how they respond when things go badly.
In the human condition we have this complex mix of self-esteem, emotions, a bias towards optimism, facial messages and verbal complexity. And given our social nature, the quality of relationships are instrumental to our well-being.
Andrew O'Keeffe is a Human Resources Executive. He has observed bosses for many years, has worked for bosses and has been a boss.
As a result of these studies he has written one of the very best leadership books ever, called 'The Boss'and recently released 'Hardwired Humans'.
Filed under Leadership Development. Posted by The Corporate Toolbox on 05 Aug 2012