Interesting post in HBR today about “tough love” — an approach to teaching. the principles are simple enough. I list there here with associated values.
- no empty praise
- set high expectations
- set clear benchmarks for a path to win
- accept setbacks as inevitable on the way to winning
- say thanks
You might also think of things you experience as you grow.. If you are not experiencing them, then you may want to re-think your learning path.