Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Dennin quoted in article on success

Thu, 09/07/2017

Mike Dennin, one of our AirUCI faculty as well as UCI Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning and Dean of Undergraduate Education, is quoted on in an article entitled 10 Things You Believe That Are Holding You Back From Success (and What to Do Instead).  He recommends admitting mistakes and allowing others to see you correct them and move forward rather than deflecting blame. 
"Leadership requires appropriate ownership of errors and then moving forward from them. When you take responsibility for your actions, others will turn to you as someone who won't sugarcoat things, but as someone they can trust and rely upon. This in turn strengthens your leadership position as opposed to weakening it."
Read the article