Are you telling your team members the truth?

I have no doubt your initial reaction is “Of course!” But based on the several hard conversations recently, I’m beginning to think some members of leadership are not entirely honest.

What am I talking about?

Promotions, or the lack thereof.

I hear the following comments from people looking for a promotion more times than I can count:

“They keep moving the bar.”
“They tell me when the promotion will happen, but then it doesn’t.”
“I feel like I’m stuck.”

In digging in deep, there are a couple of concerns that are clearly consistent in each situation. Continue reading “Are you telling your team members the truth?”