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These notes were first published on this website in August 2017.

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Categories: Leadership , Management


These notes give advice to a leader who works with a No. 2, such as a Minister with an Associate, a Youth Leader with a deputy.  There is also a section applying the principles to working with an EA or PA.  There are ten suggested principles.

  1. Ensure they share your vision
  2. Give them an overall role that is both clear and challenging
  3. Put them in charge of defined areas
  4. Line manage them well
  5. Meet regularly
  6. Affirm them in public
  7. Put them in charge when you are away
  8. Work on a few projects together
  9. Appoint an enabler
  10. Champion their growth


Here is the link to this item: PDF TN101 - Working with a No. 2.pdf