“I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better.”
We all know the importance and emphasis placed on impressions, especially first impressions. As mentioned in a 2011 Forbes article by Carol Goman, in business a first impression is often formed within seven seconds. The Forbes article speaks truth, but can you let your first impressions guide your actions as leaders? Do you really know someone within seven seconds? I have been married almost 22 years and as I am often reminded am still learning new things about my wife every day.
As a leader, you have to trust your gut reaction to rapidly changing situations. … Read the rest