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[Recommended] HBR – What Effective General Managers Really Do

“Here is a description of a typical day in the life of a successful executive, in this case the president of an investment management firm.” Read more…

Source: HBR – What Effective General Managers Really Do

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[Recommended] HBR – All the Charts, Tables, and Checklists You Need to Conduct Better Meetings

” The ripple effects of too many meetings can be astonishing…But there’s hope! While a whole host of cultural changes need to take place to make meetings at your organization more productive and efficient, a few good tools can also go a long way in keeping everyone on the right track (and out of your Outlook calendar when there’s no reason for you to go there).

Source: HBR – All the Charts, Tables, and Checklists You Need to Conduct Better Meetings

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[Recommended Reading] John WARNOCK

Source: John WARNOCK Wikipedia

“John Edward Warnock (born October 6, 1940) is an American computer scientist and businessman best known as the co-founder with Charles Geschke of Adobe Systems Inc., the graphics and publishing software company. Warnock was President of Adobe for his first two years and Chairman and CEO for his remaining sixteen years at the company. Although retired as CEO in 2000, he still co-chairs the board with Geschke. Warnock has pioneered the development of graphics, publishing, Web and electronic document technologies that have revolutionized the field of publishing and visual communications.” Read more…

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[Recommended Reading] Charles GESCHKE

Source: Charles GESCHKE Wikipedia

“Charles M. “Chuck” Geschke (born September 11, 1939) is an American businessman. He is best known as the 1982 co-founder with John Warnock of Adobe Systems Inc., the graphics and publishing software company.” Read more…

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[Recommended Book] Developing the Leader Within You by John C. MAXWELL

<<Developing the Leader Within You is Dr. Maxwell’s first and most enduring leadership book, having sold more than one million copies…. 

You will learn:

The True Definition of Leader. “Leadership is influence. That’s it. Nothing more; nothing less.”

The Traits of Leadership. “Leadership is not an exclusive club for those who were ‘born with it.’ The traits that are the raw materials of leadership can be acquired. Link them up with desire, and nothing can keep you from becoming a leader.”

The Difference Between Management and Leadership. “Making sure the work is done by others is the accomplishment of a manager. Inspiring others to do better work is the accomplishment of a leader.”>>

Source: Developing the Leader Within You by John MAXWELL, Amazon.com

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