The most important skill you need as a leader is strong and effective communication skills.
In a Canadian leadership conducted by Leger for The Schulich School of Business, effective communication was rated as the most important attribute for a good leader. I would also say, when you speak to your team in a more “humanized” way you are more effective and have greater impact.
When we consider the mental health of our teams, strong communication skills help our employees be open with each other and creates a strong culture of wellness.
Are your communication skills the primary wellness strategy you need to implement into your daily work life to improve your mental health? Share your thoughts through our #CareerPoll.
Along the road with you!