By G. Scott Thomas
The similar talents and techniques 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 U.S. of the United States. the coed council president will be an unpaid volunteer, and the Acme CEO may possibly 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 analyzing the lives of approximately 2 hundred presidential candidates—winners and losers, the well-known and the obscure—with a watch for the strategies and characteristics that served their careers good or broken them past fix. He has distilled their studies right into a entire advisor to good fortune, Advice from the Presidents.
Thomas's e-book deals a wealth of recommendation, quotations, and anecdotes which are pertinent to any up-and-coming younger individual. Which recommendations for development are potent and that are doomed to fail? Which own features may be emulated and that are hazardous? Presidential applicants have discovered the solutions the tough 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 United States. And now, for the 1st time, their priceless wisdom can be made to be had to bold executives and keen scholars around the nation. Readers will study the seven time-tested steps which can rework a would-be leader govt or U.S. President into the genuine factor: decide on your long term objective. enhance your abilities and pursuits. Polish your photo and your humans abilities. manage a community of mentors and helpers. keep watch over your internal demons and your rivals. Maneuver to enhance your place. be triumphant with grace and serenity.
In this e-book, readers will stick to the occupation paths of recognized 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 varied abilities and personalities yet had something in universal. all of them an analogous seven-step profession plan distinct 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