Google Identifies 10 Qualities of a Good Boss

August 02, 20181 minute read

Over the past decade, Google has been studying what makes an effective manager and then training their leaders to develop those behaviors. In 2018, the original list of eight behaviors has been updated to a list of 10.
The list includes:

An article on by Justin Bariso highlights the results of the study Google named “Project Oxygen.” This interest in developing high-performing managers follows other approaches at Google, including eliminating all managers in 2002. The study pointed out the reality that the way leaders lead does make a difference.

In addition to the list and brief explanation on, there are more details about the study’s roots in this New York Times story.