WRITING & Why It Is The Absolutely Essential, But Most-Overlooked Skill You Need To Succeed at Management

Commentary by Dr. Whitesel: “This article cites compelling research that suggests a leader’s ability to ‘write out clearly’ their plans and objectives is critical for good leadership and management. Writing down your plans creates accountability, shared goal-ownership and a history that can be evaluated. No wonder leaders such as John Wesley, known as the founder of Methodism, was renowned for journaling about almost everything. My students sometimes wonder why I require excellent writing skills, and this article reminds us that having a written account speeds communication and fosters teamwork while creating a history that can be tracked, measured and replicated.”

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