Bad boss and slacker teammates – what to do?

What To Do About A Bad Boss And Slacker Teammates

 

This episode’s question
My boss makes rules and doesn’t enforce them. My teammates ignore them and roll in with a lazy wave in the morning. It is unfair and is getting distracting – what should I do?

 

What you’ll learn

– How this situation could actually be good for you

– How the environment is keeping you from stepping your game up

– How people can lose credibility and trust at work (listen up leaders!)

– Creative things to focus on instead of this dysfunctional stuff

 

Resource of the episode

Book: QBQ! The Question Behind the Question: Practicing Personal Accountability at Work and in Life by John G. Miller

 

Tweetable of the episode
It’s easy to look good if your teammates are Eeyores. Immerse in what you want to become. via @lisacummings

 

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As an international speaker and facilitator, Lisa Cummings has delivered events to over 9,000 participants in 14 countries. You can see her featured in places like Harvard Business Publishing, Training Magazine, and Forbes. She’s the founder of a company called Lead Through Strengths. When she’s not out spotting strengths in people, you find her playing drums, rescuing dogs, or making things with a welder. Her Top 5 StrengthsFinder Talents are: Strategic | Maximizer | Positivity | Individualization | Woo.