The Rarest Breed: Leaders who demonstrate skill at focusing on both work goals and the needs of other people

By |2017-01-11T21:12:32-07:00November 23rd, 2013|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

sanchez_tennis_blendedA recent Fortune article by David Rock ( mentions that when the firm Management Research Group looked into data on 60,000 managers collected over 10 years across four continents, they found that only 0.77% of leaders and managers could be considered among the top 33% of performers as measured by their ability to focus both on work goals and the needs of other people.  That is a truly horrifying number.  And I believe it.