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The Buck Stops Here: Understanding the Performance Impact of Leaders
What difference do leaders make? How do we know when to blame leaders for failure, or credit them for success? In this program, Dr. Andrew Hill and Katie Garretson discuss a leader's role in organizational performance. Understanding how to interpret performance is important for leaders, team members, and other key stakeholders. Accurately interpreting WHY things happen is crucial for building and sustaining great performance. When we credit or blame the wrong things, we are learning the wrong lessons. So tune in to learn more!
Introduction: Leaders Get the Blame, Leaders Get the Credit
"The buck stops here" is a famous saying that captures leaders responsibility in owning organizational performance. But it's not enough to just be accountable. Understanding how leaders influence performance (and how they don't) is essential to long-term success.