Here’s a tip. Try it.
I defy you to tell me it doesn’t get you noticed and known as an original workplace thinker when you work it right and apply it to a business direction, project and strategy piece.
Bring value by uncovering what is - by DeCluttering what isn’t.
While others focus on value adding, you focus on subtracting what isn’t value rich.
What's Your Power Equation is part 1 of a 3 part series over the next three weeks.
The questions we ask skew our answers. They reflect our perspective. They’re information rich, on a lot of levels, including what they tell us about ourselves.
Applying this to the concept of your personal power is revealing. You’ll see what I mean when you ask yourself these 10 questions.
“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.” Old expression. Timelessly valuable.
Same applies to “how.” Don’t know how to get where you want to go, you ain’t gonna get there any time soon.
One key to getting ahead is studying role models. Define what makes them great. Or not. Compare those attributes to your own search for excellence. Then lock in a set of governing values and practices that will get you similar results to those you’re modeling.