Leadership and GPS – “Recalculating”

first_img ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Wouldn’t life be great if we had a “life GPS”. You know, “Darn, I missed that exit” followed by an immediate “recalculating” from a calm voice. It didn’t matter how I failed to follow instructions, the wonderful GPS voice kept me from losing sight of my goal and helped me readjust my tactics with that single goal focus in mind.Well, as a leader, aren’t you kind of like the GPS for a project, department, company and staff?Yesterday I found myself in Newark Airport needing to get to Freeport, Maine for a meeting and as luck would have it, my flight was cancelled. After looking at options I determined the safest method to get me to my needed destination was to cancel my flight and drive. I knew the six hours would not be a problem but navigating New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine was going to be the challenge. Thank heavens for GPS. continue reading »last_img