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Listen In -> Good Leaders in Bad Times #2: The Issues Behind the Problems

The problem can seem so straightforward. A runaway complainer. A mounting cost overrun. A slipping schedule.

What if the problem, though, were merely a symptom of something deeper needing attention?

What if addressing the problem on the table was actually preventing you from looking deeper, asking more probing questions, exploring what values and practices were creating the breeding grounds for the issue at stake?

In this week’s show, Claudia and I discuss just this dynamic. Good leaders in bad times don’t settle for relieving symptoms. They dig deeper than the presenting issue and solve for underlying causes and confront systemic dysfunction.

Listen in.

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