She's Coined the Term "Purposeful Ignorance" to Combat Micromanagement

Seana Hurd
Seana Hurd
She's Coined the Term "Purposeful Ignorance" to Combat Micromanagement

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I thought I was a great manager until I had to “manage” a 40th surprise birthday celebration for my best friend. That’s when I learned that “being a boss” and delegating tasks is just micromanagement in disguise. I learned that the inclusion of ideas—and empowerment of the people around...

I thought I was a great manager until I had to “manage” a 40th surprise birthday celebration for my best friend. That’s when I learned that “being a boss” and delegating tasks is just micromanagement in disguise. I learned that the inclusion of ideas—and empowerment of the people around me—really did produce better outcomes. So I set out to create a framework that I could use to combat micromanagement—a framework I call Purposeful Ignorance. Join me, and I’ll share actionable steps you can take to combat the micromanager in you.

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Seana Hurd
Seana Hurd
Seana Hurd, VP Business Architecture at Intuitive, has spent more than a decade trying to be the kind of manager who delivers results, while steering clear of any “worst bosses” lists. Over the years, Seana has developed her own leadership framework that she shares freely with other current, or aspiring, people managers
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