Tips for Leaders: Encourage the Heart

Encourage The Heart

Make sure that people are creatively rewarded for their contributions to the success of your projects.  Write down something that each of your constituents personally enjoys. Use this list as a starting point for determining how you might reward them for their contributions and/or create a simple metaphor to incorporate into your recognition for each person.

Excerpted from the Leadership Practices Inventory Planner, 4th edition, James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, © 2013, published by Pfeiffer/An imprint of Wiley. All rights reserved.  

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