Trust Them (Again and Again)
Early one morning in 2015, Chris, a high-performing member of my leadership team, knocked on my door. “Have a minute?”
As you know by now, I always have a minute to speak with Kronites. I invited Chris to come in and sit down.
“You’ll never guess who called me,” he said, cracking a smile.
“Who?” I asked.
“A recruiter. I’ve got to say, it’s a great opportunity.”
I leaned back in my chair. “Tell me about it.”
A large technology company wanted Chris to consider a high-profile job opening. Chris would have to move his family to a different city, but his status and compensation would increase considerably. Chris asked ...