“It’s easier to just do it myself.” Have you ever heard that said? And be honest: have you ever said it?
It can feel true. Teaching what you know takes time and energy that are hard to spare from the everyday demands of your job. And teaching what you know isn’t part of most people’s job descriptions. So why not just do it (whatever “it” is) yourself, rather than teaching someone else?
There are many reasons – and here are three questions to consider if you’ve been saying “it’s easier to do it myself.” (more…)