How to be an Effective Manager
As I was wrapping up work for the day in my home office, my 6-year-old daughter burst in and grabbed my arm, dragging me to the garage. She knew what time it was. Time for daddy to be done with work so she could go ride her bike. I grabbed a book and a lawn chair while she grabbed her helmet.
“What are you reading, daddy?”
“I’m reading a book to teach me how to be a better boss,” I told her as we were walking down our driveway. She smiled and took off on her bike. I thought that was the end of the conversation, so I sat down to read while she raced through the cul-de-sac.
“Daddy, what does it mean to be a boss?”