Leading Skeptics and Believers

by  Susan Mazza  |  Workplace Issues

If you are a leader you will face skeptics.

They are the people who will dismiss ideas rather than offer ideas of their own. They will respond to “how can we?” with “why we can’t.” They will question actions planned and judge actions taken. They might even question your motives.

The bad news is that skeptics usually make up the majority.

The good news, however, is that most skeptics actually want to get on board. While they may not believe you or believe in you just yet, they want to believe.

Their challenges and questioning can even help you hone your ideas and make you a better leader. READ MORE

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Articles By susan-mazza
Susan Mazza works with leaders and their organizations to transform their performance from solid to exceptional as a business consultant, leadership coach and motivational speaker. CEO of Clarus-WORKS, Founder/Author of Random Acts of Leadership™, and Co-Author of The Character-Based Leader, Susan was named one of the Top 100 Thought Leaders by Trust Across America in 2013.  »  View Profile

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