The other thing she’d change is to take full advantage of the gift of people’s time. Whilst working in insurance, her first branch manager gave her a set of management books, yet her instinct was to see it as homework rather than an opportunity to maximise her skills. “Taking the gift, using it and playing it back to someone is really valuable.”
Wendy Papworth on the power of pushing back
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