Muse HR: How To Gain Respect as a Boss?
Do you deserve to be a respected boss to your staff? In the early days, bosses were rather feared and people tried hard to please their bosses due to the need to survive in their jobs or in fear of losing it.
In the current climate of workplace, bosses no longer lead by fear, but they lead by example. In this new circumstances, bosses should earn respect instead of fear.
Below are some tips for bosses to become a respected leader: 1. Delegate not micro-manage 2. Strike a clear distinction and balance between when being a boss and a friend 3. Practice professional and ethical conduct at workplace 4. Talk less and listen more 5. Remain calm and apply EQ when dealing with difficult people and situations 6. Coach and help your staff grow and develop, support their career advancement.
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