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Get ahead in your career by learning the important business skills in this Howcast video series.
You Will Need
- Leadership skills
- Listening skills
- Communication skills
- Clear expectations
- Weekly meetings
- Management classes (optional)
- `A party (optional)
Lead by example
Lead the team by example. Exhibit a positive and encouraging attitude.
Teach employees the importance of the customer. The customer funds the paychecks, so train employees to get and keep the customer.
Communicate with your employees and ask for their opinions and suggestions. Give them updates about the company’s plans, purposes, and goals.
Give clear details
Give the employees your clear, detailed expectations. Let them know exactly what their job entails along with specific timelines.
Regularly schedule meetings to discuss goals and ambitions. If there is a problem with an employee, handle it as soon as it happens.
Encourage performance by letting them know they are appreciated. Praise them in front of their peers.
Admit when wrong
Apologize and admit when you are wrong. Be fair and honest when they make a mistake.
Interact with your employees on a regular basis, give guidance and direction, and take a personal interest in every person.