Great article linked below on Bill Campbell, known as “Silicon Valley’s Coach” for his work mentoring with some of the tech industry’s power players like late Apple CEO Steve Jobs, Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey. The article was written in 2016 shortly after Campbell’s passing and lists the best leadership advice “Coach” ever imparted.
Evaluate your managers by what their employees think of them: Regularly survey your employees to ensure that their managers are upholding the company’s values and guiding, rather than interfering with, their work.
For more on Campbell:
-What I learned from Bill Campbell | Justin Kitch (LINK)
-Steve Jobs and Jeff Bezos’ former mentor used a simple test to figure out who is a true leader (LINK)
-Lessons from Bill Campbell (LINK)
-The secret coach (LINK)