CHAPTER 3Perfect Phrases to Navigate the Empowerment Process

A Dynamic Leader relates to developing leaders at the appropriate level. If we relate at the wrong level, it can be overwhelming and stifling, appear condescending, or simply be unproductive.

This chapter includes phrases to communicate at each stage of the emerging leader’s empowerment journey. Some areas of development call for different empowerment levels. These phrases help us find the balance between micromanaging the leadership development process, abdicating our own leadership role, and collaborating appropriately. You can read more about these stages in the section titled “The Four Stages of Emerging Leader Empowerment” in Chapter 1.

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