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By G. Scott Thomas

The related talents and methods can propel an aspiring government 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 coed council president can be an unpaid volunteer, and the Acme CEO may well bark out orders in an workplace that's oblong, no longer 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 residence. writer G. Scott Thomas spent years studying the lives of approximately 2 hundred presidential candidates—winners and losers, the recognized and the obscure—with an eye fixed for the strategies and features that served their careers good or broken them past fix. He has distilled their stories right into a finished advisor to good fortune, Advice from the Presidents.

Thomas's booklet bargains a wealth of recommendation, quotations, and anecdotes which are pertinent to any up-and-coming younger person. Which thoughts for development are powerful and that are doomed to fail? Which own features could be emulated and that are damaging? Presidential applicants have realized the solutions the difficult approach, incomes the schooling of an entire life within the gritty, cutthroat enviornment of nationwide politics, a box as aggressive as any to be present in company the US. And now, for the 1st time, their useful wisdom should be made on hand to bold executives and keen scholars around the kingdom. Readers will study the seven time-tested steps which can remodel a would-be leader govt or U.S. President into the true factor: opt for your long term target. boost your abilities and pursuits. Polish your photo and your humans talents. manage a community of mentors and helpers. keep an eye on your internal demons and your rivals. Maneuver to enhance your place. prevail with grace and serenity.

In this booklet, readers will stick to the occupation 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 diversified abilities and personalities yet had something in universal. all of them a similar seven-step occupation plan designated in Advice from the Presidents. And so can any formidable individual in any stroll of life.

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