The 6 Responsibilities of Accountability

The 6 Responsibilities of Accountability

A word I hear a lot is accountable, as in “we need to hold people accountable.”   No argument that this is a critical part of a high performance culture. Accountable literally means what I can count on you to do, be, execute, or manage. However if managers expect to...
Is Accountability a Dirty Word?

Is Accountability a Dirty Word?

Accountability certainty is a trigger word for many people in organizations. It brings up images of slick corporate speak to replace more unsavory words like “command”, “control”, “criticism” and that dreaded concept “micromanaging.” For many people when they hear...