Originally Posted on 02/24/23 in Publications Update # 5
One of the most critical factors of success as a gynecologic oncologist is your ability to lead teams. If we stacked all the books on leadership, the pile might be taller than the Burj Khalifa. Nevertheless, real-life leadership lessons are far more informative than the self-help tone of many leadership books. As a new attending, or a fellow supervising a team of residents and APPs, you have to decide your leadership style - hands-on micromanager, hands-off, or something in between. Here is an excellent interpretation of leadership styles by Itay Talgam
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Here is a great HBR article on how to lead without micromanaging. Important for new attendings and fellows