Steve Adubato joins MetroFocus to share key "Lessons in Leadership" from his new book
-- Robert C. Garrett, Co-CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health
"Steve Adubato has been our communication and media coach at Hackensack University Medical Center for several years. He is such a professional. As President and CEO, it’s important that the public really understands the message coming from a major hospital like HUMC, and Steve really helps us with that message. Simply put, Steve is the best."
Just as iron needs to be heated up and hammered into shape, great leaders are formed by real-life challenges that test their mettle. To be tough enough to lead means you must be willing to learn from both your mentors and your mistakes. These are two key takeaways from Lessons in Leadership (Rutgers University Press), a new book by Steve Adubato, Ph.D...
By Steve Adubato, Ph.D.
When it comes to communication and information, especially when you are communicating in writing, more is not always better. In business, one of the most effective ways to communicate in writing is using “bullet points.” However, many people use bullet points incorrectly or work against their goal of concisely sending a clear message or call to action by making many common sense mistakes.
Much of communication is based on how the receiver of your message feels about you. Do they like you? Trust you? Believe in you? It goes beyond content to a more subjective and visceral reaction one has to another human being. How people feel about you is often based on first impressions.