By G. Scott Thomas
The related abilities and techniques can propel an aspiring govt to the head of any association, be it the Podunk highschool pupil Council, the Acme Xylophone company, or the govt of the us of the US. the scholar council president will be an unpaid volunteer, and the Acme CEO may perhaps bark out orders in an place of work that's oblong, now not oval. however the paths that result in these positions are remarkably just like the path that ends so gloriously on the entrance door of the White condominium. writer G. Scott Thomas spent years interpreting the lives of approximately 200 presidential candidates—winners and losers, the well-known and the obscure—with an eye fixed for the strategies and characteristics that served their careers good or broken them past fix. He has distilled their reports right into a complete advisor to luck, Advice from the Presidents.
Thomas's publication bargains a wealth of recommendation, quotations, and anecdotes which are pertinent to any up-and-coming younger human being. Which options for development are powerful and that are doomed to fail? Which own features might be emulated and that are damaging? Presidential applicants have realized the solutions the challenging means, incomes the schooling of a life-time within the gritty, cutthroat area of nationwide politics, a box as aggressive as any to be present in company the USA. And now, for the 1st time, their useful wisdom might be made to be had to formidable executives and keen scholars around the state. Readers will research the seven time-tested steps which could rework a would-be leader govt or U.S. President into the true factor: decide on your long term target. advance your abilities and pursuits. Polish your photo and your humans talents. manage a community of mentors and helpers. keep watch over your internal demons and your rivals. Maneuver to enhance your place. prevail with grace and serenity.
In this e-book, readers will stick to the profession paths of well-known American politicians. there were clever presidents and unintelligent ones, sincere and cheating ones, diligent and lazy ones. yet all of those grasp politicians have remarkably assorted talents and personalities yet had something in universal. all of them an analogous seven-step profession plan precise in Advice from the Presidents. And so can any bold individual in any stroll of life.
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Advice from the Presidents: The Student's Guide to Reaching the Top in Business and Politics by G. Scott Thomas