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The “Protector” is a leader who over-protects their people and blocks them from the messy, complex problems that they need to learn to solve for themselves.

  • Intention: To keep people safe from political forces in the organization.
  • Outcome: People don’t learn to fend for themselves.

Your Next Steps

Follow these steps to shift from Diminishing to Multiplying.

Dive Deep:
Run an Experiment

The “Make Space For Mistakes” experiment will help disarm your protector tendency by defining where people can experiment, take risks and recover.

Report Back: 
Share your Experience

As you take these steps, we want to hear about your experiences from "aha" moments to behavior shifts to team impact stories. 

The bestselling book that inspired the quiz

Written by Liz Wiseman, Multipliers began with a simple observation: There is more intelligence inside our organizations than we are using. Learn about the disciplines that set Multiplier leaders apart by fully utilizing all the genius around them.

The Wiseman Group is a talent development and research organization headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. For people striving to build a high-contribution culture, The Wiseman Group creates insights that ignite multiplying behavior, because developing and using talent is the ultimate advantage.

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Make Space For Mistakes Experiment

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