Any successful leader will tell you their support team are the back bone of their success. In particular their Executive Assistant- known fondly as their EA. Yet, many leaders never think of investing some time into this relationship which means they can miss out on the potential of increasing their own effectiveness.
Liz Van Vliet specialises in developing Executive Assistants, who then in turn add value to their leaders, enabling a higher level of effectiveness.
in this episode, Liz shares;
The different levels of strategic inputs EA's can offer and are often overlooked,
The 3 P's she encourages EA's to know of their leader (hint; one is the leaders pet peeves),
The one question that leaders can ask that will free up 5-10 hours of their time per week,
Why she thinks of the EA role as a door hinge,
Effective leaders will always outperform ineffective leaders over time!
Hi, I am Pod OSullivan.
For over twenty years I have coached, mentored and supported corporate leaders and leadership teams all over the world to become impactful, effective and high performing.
This is a podcast that taps into that experience. It is recorded for and about senior business leaders, C suite leaders, Founders and CEO's.
I interview leaders and experts about ways to optimise leadership.
What are the useful habits and thinking patterns?
What are the secrets to high performing teams?
How do they continue to nurture their effectiveness day after day?
In other words, what is their leadership diet?