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When Your Employees Know More Than You

Managing today's highly skilled professionals takes special skills — and not the ones that you may think. Oftentimes, knowledge workers know more than you do about their jobs. So, how do you manage people who know more about what they do than you do?



In such instances, you have to look at leadership through the wants and needs of the worker as opposed to the skills of the leader. Here are some quic

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