Are You a Control Freak?

Are you a freak?  Hans Finzel gives a very interesting quote pertaining to and in Leaders on Leadership.

Blessed are the freaks, for they shall inhibit the earth.

He goes on to say, ” Of all the sins I have ever observed, nothing destroys morale more than the control freak. who major in control have the following traits:

  • Think they, alone, have all the answers;
  • Think they know best because they were there first;
  • Have “founderitis” – they are unable to let go of their baby;
  • Delegate responsibilities without the authority to act;
  • Reverse decisions others were asked to make;
  • Keep colleagues in the dark about important decisions that affect them;
  • Won’t give others room to make their mark in the organization.” (Leaders on Leadership pg. 272)

Are you a control freak?

Who is Dale Roach?

About Dale Roach

Dale is the creator of "Like A Team." He has been working with businesses, charity organizations, volunteer groups and church groups in the development of teamwork for over 25 years. The goal of "Like A Team" is to help share the knowledge and skills of healthy team creators across the planet.
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