Leadership Tip: Be Generous With Your Praise


Give team members lots of appreciation and support for their contributions

Today’s Tip:

Make saying “thank you” a natural part of your everyday behavior. Before your next meeting, think about what the team has accomplished since you last met and make it a point to open with a special show of appreciation. At the end of each day, sincerely thank those who work with you for what they have done that day.

Food for Thought:

Leaders don’t take anyone for granted. They are extremely generous with “thank yous” and “awesome job,” setting the example for others to follow.


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IMPACT! Leadership Tips are adapted from The Leadership Challenge. © James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, published by John Wiley & Sons. All rights reserved. And The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team © Patrick Lencioni and John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved.


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