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September 4, 2014

Why Reframing is Important to Great Leadership

Leaders need to be able to look at the situations they face from different perspectives. The need to be able to reframe a situation in order to understand what it really going on and deal with it effectively.

A leader’s “ability to reframe sets them free” and helps them to “avoid getting trapped in cognitive ruts,” write Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal, authors of How Great Leaders Think. “Leaders can expand how they think by using different mental models to determine what’s going on and what to do in complex situations.”

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According to Hay Group surveys, nearly one-third of employees indicate that their managers do not effectively communicate the goals and objectives for their teams.

More than 40% report that they do not receive clear and regular feedback from their managers on how well they do their work.


SOURCE: The Enemy of Engagement by Mark Royal and Tom Agnew (2011)
 

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