Dawn Burke thinks Saying Sorry is Only for The Wimpy Leader

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Really?  Do leaders who apologize for their mistakes become the Charlie Brown of the office?  Do jerkies make better leaders?  The Harvard Biz Journal reported last year that it is likely true.  They asked,

“Can you have respect and power? We (the HBJ) found that it’s hard to gain both”.

In addition they said, “Decisions about high-level promotions most often center on perceptions of power, not of fairness”.

Read the whole post at Dawn Burke’s The HR Insomniac (an FOT contributor blog)