3 Employee Excuses Great Leaders Never Hear More Than Once

July 18, 2017 | Justin Gray | 1 Comment |

Organizations that are full of excuses are usually also filled with a lot of big problems.

George Washington Carver said, “Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.”

As leaders, it’s important to know when to push back on an excuse and when to give a little grace. Oftentimes, excuses are red flags to a bigger issue. In Justin Gray’s recent Inc. column, he shares his thoughts on the 3 employee excuses great leaders never hear more than once.

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  1. John Macphail on July 24, 2017 at 10:11 pm

    Also perhaps “It’s my mother’s funeral”….?

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