Stop Avoiding Hard Conversations

Lacy Starling
Oct 10, 2019 · 6 min read
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Last week, I had to have a really uncomfortable conversation with one of my folks. She’s been with me about six months, and for the first four months of her time, she was great — a real rock star. Everyone who worked with her said she was picking up the training quickly, taking initiative, seemed excited to be in the role, and was turning out good work, on time and to standard. I was thrilled with the decision I’d made to hire her…