What About Your C Players? The ABCs of Safety Leadership

How do C players land the job they have in the first place?  Some people talk a good game to get in the organization and don’t lay all their cards on the table until they settle in.  Others came in with an A or B player attitude, but then become disengaged and fell to the […]

What About Your C Players? The ABCs of Safety Leadership

You’ve probably seen them.  In fact, how could you miss them?  They litter virtually every leadership seminar, website, boardroom and book you come across these days.  I’m referring to motivation posters with beautiful pictures intended to inspire, but with otherwise trite or cliche messages about some aspect of what’s required to achieve success. 

Developing Your Bench: The ABCs of Safety Leadership

In our last Recordable INSIGHTS we talked about how to manage and motivate your A players.  Remember, these are your champions in a safety leadership culture, so it’s important to bring them on board and develop their skills.  But it’s your B players who will finally settle the culture.  

Managing Your A Players: The ABCs of Safety Leadership

In our last Recordable INSIGHTS we talked about the importance of differentiating your employees in terms of their willingness and ability to “get on board” with your safety leadership culture.  It’s tempting for a new or untrained supervisor or manager to blur these distinctions and manage everyone in just the same way.  In fact, I’ve […]

Managing the ABCs of Safety Leadership

In our last Recordable INSIGHTS we looked at ways to build employee engagement in order to build a better safety leadership.  In addition to engagement, however, it’s important to differentiate among your employees in terms of their willingness and ability to “get on board,” adopt a safety culture, and perform at high levels.  One of […]