We’ve all heard CEOs talk about how people are their greatest assets. The actions of their companies may not always support those words, but let’s save that topic for another post.
In his book, Monday Morning Leadership, David Cottrell enhances the phrase a bit by saying that the most important asset in your company is having the “right” people on your team, and the greatest liability could very well be having the “wrong” people on your team.
Thoughts Joe and Wanda?
Joe Kerr: I’m heavily leveraged!
Wanda B. Goode: Amen. The people are the key. They can shoot your company to the top, or torpedo it to the bottom.
Here are a couple of related posts…
It’s Not Your People, It’s Their Strengths
Our Greatest Asset is Our People… but Do You Know Why?