I’ve been at home more than usual of late – mainly due to a bout of illness so I’ve not been in the thick of the workplace momentum and general frantic-ness for a little while. It’s been perfect for reflection and a process of spotting lessons embedded in unusual places. Which has prompted this week’s area for us to ponder further …..
“Which movie would you like to give to your boss (or significant other) that has powerful messages they would do well to see, hear and learn from?”
This is an interesting area. In the workplace, I’ve previously undertaken management training which has relied heavily on the medium of the classics, Shakespear’s Julius Caesar and Henry V spring to mind with huge messages on how to influence effectively. It’s not to everyone’s taste, but I loved it and learnt from it and have implemented what I learnt to good effect.
So this week, something more accessible to everyone, films. Which ones have contained stories and lessons which have resonated with you personally, and ……
“Which ones would you like to share with your boss and why?”
Share your insights, for bosses or just people who have significant influence in your life, via comments please. If you know of anyone with a similar story to tell, encourage them to contribute too if you would?