As a leader have you had any of these thoughts?
“I wish _____ would take more responsibility.”
“Why do I feel like I’m micromanaging ________.”
“Why do I have a hard time talking to ______ about responsibility.”
2 Things You Can Do Right Now
1. Have an informal discussion at your next team meeting around how they define the words: responsibility and empowerment.
2. Start to look for and acknowledge people who are taking responsibility.