Leaders: Want your people to ’show up’ more engaged, more committed? Help them gain a professional’s mind-set and they will!
The unrealized potential within many organizations is staggering. Too often distrust, team dysfunction, and complacency thwart organizations from creating something really special—namely a high-performing organization that people take great pride in. The problems you and I hear about, the ones that are personally exacerbating and organizationally debilitating, are largely remedied when people ‘show up’ as professionals. Having a professional’s mind-set enables people to naturally be more engaged, more committed.
Professionalism Is Integral To Both Individual and Organizational Success
Today, trust in many organizations has never been lower. The solution: professionalism! Why? Because professional ideals build trust.
Professionalism matters—often more than any other factor—in creating competitive advantage for individuals and, collectively, for the organizations of which they are apart. Yet the central role of professionalism has not been fully appreciated or understood well by leadership. That’s unfortunate because people, despite the inherent responsibilities, willingly embrace the mantle that comes with being a professional.
Our mission is to help leaders realize the benefits of focusing the tenants of their organization’s culture on professional ideals. The benefits are significant:
Think this just applies to the white-collar crowd? Think again! It applies to everyone in your organization.