Years ago I joined a company, reporting to one of the vice presidents. It quickly reached the conclusion that he was a terrific interviewer and externally, he represented the company well.
He had a “Jekyll and Hyde” personality. Outside of work, he was funny, charming and friendly. At work he was selfish, lazy and uncommunicative. He was a lousy leader, manager and supervisor.
Later I came to the conclusion that there is almost always someone on every management team like my former ...Continue Reading →