101 - The Burden of Problem Solving

I often hear leaders complaining about the burden of problems. They are referencing the fact their team members are consistently bringing problems to them.

I’m always quick to point out this is exactly what leaders are supposed to be. As a leader, you must welcome team members bringing problems to your attention.

That said, I acknowledge the fact this can be a tremendous burden. Decision fatigue is a real thing. The pressure and stress of trying to solve every problem can be overwhelming.

There is one key tool available to you for dealing with problems your team will bring to you. It’s the suggested solution. In this podcast episode, I’ll quickly share with you the magic behind the suggested solution.

 

Resources Mentioned:

The Leadership Calculator

The Leadership Accelerator