Helping Employees Go the Extra Mile

Managers play an integral role in helping employees perform to their fullest potential.  They have the opportunity to bring out the best in people if they know how.  The article, “8 Leadership Attributes That Make Employees Go the Extra Mile,”  by Drew Greenblatt outlines particular traits leaders can utilize to help get employees more engaged. They are…
1. Being level headed and calm in seemingly stressful events
2. Taking the high road
3. Being an open book
4. Complimenting team success
5. Taking responsibilities for failures
6. Being a mentor
7. Giving employees freedom and not micromanaging
8. Recognizing mistakes and rectifying them swiftly