Costly Mistakes

Krames, Jeffrey A.
November 2009
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Nov2009, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p20
The article discusses ways to avoid costly mistakes from the context of both business and tennis. It suggests to have close advisors to tell the truth in correcting a flawed perception of reality. Involving different colleagues in the hiring process is recommended to avoid choosing wrong partners. The article advises to look out for a wild card to ensure the development of the next generation of leaders. The consequences of keeping the wrong person on the team are presented.


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