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March 22, 2024

Building a Culture of Trust & Empowerment: Strategies for reducing Micromanagement and Unleashing Team Potential’ underscores the significance of Agile methodologies, particularly Scrum and Kanban, in creating environments that are transparent, collaborative, and adaptable to changing circumstances.

Furthermore, it stresses the importance of organisational readiness in facing unforeseen challenges such as the global pandemic, COVID-19.

Kate reflects on her past experiences as a micromanager, acknowledging that initially, she would readily jump in to help team members who were struggling with tasks. However, with the benefit of hindsight, she realised that by doing so, she was inadvertently depriving her team members of the opportunity to learn, grow, and find solutions on their own.

This realisation led her to understand the hidden costs of micromanagement, such as stifling creativity, reducing engagement, and hindering productivity within the team. She highlights the negative impact of micromanagement on employee morale and emphasises the importance of building a culture of trust and empowerment where team members feel valued, supported, and equipped to excel.

Webinar Highlights:

  • Building Trust and Empowerment: By understanding the personal goals of team members, organisations can enhance collaboration, build trust, and create a supportive work environment conducive to empowerment.
  • Unleashing Team Potential: By providing ample opportunities for feedback and adjusting behaviours based on output and impact, leaders can create a culture that values team contributions and fosters growth.
  • Impact of Micromanagement: While micromanagement may offer short-term control, the hidden costs associated with it can have adverse effects on mental health, morale, engagement, and overall productivity.
  • Strategies for Success: Kate advocates for continuous feedback and collaboration as fundamental pillars for building an empowering culture within teams.

Resources shared:

  • Team Canvases
  • Personal Profiles
  • Retrospective Examples
  • Kanban Example

Whether you’re a CEO, Business Leader or HR Leader, this event is a must-watch!

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