Communication

A constant refrain that I hear from business owners is “they should know better!” “They” of course being any or all the employees that screwed up. Naturally, when I hear this statement, I just can’t leave it alone and therefore I need to challenge it. At which point the conversation goes something like this,

Client: They should know better
Me: Really, why is that?
Client: It’s their job
Me: Did you tell them?
Client: No, I shouldn’t have to

Me:
Why shouldn’t you have to?
Client: Because they’re supposed to be adults
Me: That may be true, but you still need to tell them what you expect
Client: I hired th… Read More