This IIL article shares 5 major Leadership fallacies to avoid — so that greater success is achieved for company, stakeholder, and implementation teams.

The 5 “Don’ts” of Project Management

I have seen some major “do nots” throughout a 27-year career in project management and it is only in hindsight that these became my lessons for the future:
1. Don’t get stuck in the weeds (too much detail or micro-managing)
2. Don’t take a short corner route for your own gain (do best for your company & team overall)
3. Don’t keep problems to yourself (get help on very difficult issues)
4. Don’t be afraid to challenge those around you (stretch team members & inspire them to grow)
5. Don’t hide behind your desk (manage by “walking around” & encourage team