"Truth tellers" are employees or peers that provide you honest, unfiltered feedback.
A truth teller is key to your self-coaching. They tell you things others wont. They help your inner coach understand your inner voice.
How to nurture your truth tellers
- Seek feedback from everyone equally
- Make yourself approachable and available
- Schedule consistent 1-on-1 time w/your staff
- Ask for honest, unfiltered feedback
- Maintain confidentiality
- Show gratitude for their candor