Successful leaders are intensely curious.
Instead of giving quick answers, they ask great questions.
A good question can take you a lot farther than a quick answer!
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In addition to my regular leadership blog, I offer “Thursday Thoughts” – reminders of simple truths and food for thought.
It depends. Sometimes what’s most neeeded is a quick answer.
True. If someone is drowning and you have a life ring, it’s best to toss it to them quickly. But consider your overall pattern of responses. Do you tend to give quick answers or ask questions (to better understand the situation and/or to help others find their own solutions)?