Best Self Magazine

Effective Leadership: 6 Steps to Real Time Accountability

Six steps that leaders can practice to make for a more accountable and more productive work-team, by Meg Manke. Photograph of computers on desk by Marvin Meyer.
Photograph by Marvin Meyer

Six steps that leaders can practice to make for a more accountable and more productive work-team.

Every leader has a dream day scenario of the office. You know the one. You step through the doors of your building at 7:01 a.m. and your team is already there. Every member. And they aren’t just present — they have their heads down and their gears grinding. You take a few more steps, cringing in anticipation of the barrage of “help me fix this” and “you’re just in time” that you are usually greeted with. Instead, on this perfect day you simply get a few “hellos.” You’re

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Best Self Magazine

Best Self Magazine3 min read
Beyond Addiction: How Drug Abuse Affects Those Around You
— Drugs cause so much harm, not only to the person that is doing them but to those around them.  A lot of times, the person doing the drugs does not realize that they are hurting those that are close to them. They might not realize a lot of what is g
Best Self Magazine3 min readScience
5 Things You Can Do To Improve the Quality of Your Sleep
— When was the last time you had a good night’s sleep? Do you remember how good it felt? This happens because the body and brain have the time to regenerate, cleanup, and organize your thoughts and memories. In fact, sleep has been scientifically pro
Best Self Magazine4 min read
5 Easy & Nurturing Self-Care Treatments You Can Do At Home
— Having a total body, mind and soul reset is something that everyone can use now and then — and that can be accomplished through self-care. Even better, many of these treatments can be done at home without the cost of professional spas or procedures