Don’t Make This Leadership Mistake

Rod Pickett
2 min readAug 21, 2023

People dislike being told what to do. You could almost say that the fastest way to get someone to do something is to tell them not to do it.

Michael V. Pantalon, Instant Influence

“Oh yeah? You’re not the boss of me.”

Children may be the only ones who say these words, but they are not the only ones to feel this way.

Human beings don’t like to be told what to do.

There are some situations where it is necessary for us to yield to some authority no matter how much…

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Rod Pickett

Rod Pickett is a writer, pastor, teacher, photographer, real estate broker, personal trainer, consultant, trained hypnotist, woodworker and life-long learner.