IF YOU ARE A LEADER; LEAD WITH EXCELLENCE!
1. Talk Straight.
Let people know where they stand.
2. Demonstrate Respect.
Treat everyone with respect.
3. Create Transparency.
Err on the side of disclosure.
4. Right Wrongs.
Make things right when you are wrong. Don’t allow bad behavior.
5. Show Loyalty.
Don’t talk behind another’s back. Freely give credit to others.
6. Deliver Results.
Consistently perform at a high level.
7. Get better.
Continuously improve; be a constant learner.
8. Confront Reality.
Max Dupree says “define reality.” Be willing to discuss the undiscussables.
9. Clarify Expectations.
Disclose and reinforce.
10. Practice Accountability.
Keep yourself and others accountable.
11. Listen First.
Listen before you speak. Seek to understand.
12. Keep Commitments.
Follow through on what you say.
13. Extend Trust.
Demonstrate a propensity to trust.