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By G. Scott Thomas

The comparable abilities 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 US. the coed council president will be an unpaid volunteer, and the Acme CEO may perhaps bark out orders in an workplace that's oblong, now not oval. however the paths that bring about 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 200 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 complete consultant to luck, Advice from the Presidents.

Thomas's ebook bargains a wealth of recommendation, quotations, and anecdotes which are pertinent to any up-and-coming younger person. Which concepts for development are powerful and that are doomed to fail? Which own qualities may be emulated and that are unsafe? Presidential applicants have discovered the solutions the demanding manner, incomes the schooling of a life-time 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 helpful wisdom may be made on hand to formidable executives and keen scholars around the nation. Readers will examine the seven time-tested steps which could remodel a would-be leader government or U.S. President into the true factor: select your long term objective. strengthen your talents and pursuits. Polish your photograph 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 booklet, readers will keep on with the profession paths of well-known American politicians. there were shrewdpermanent presidents and unintelligent ones, sincere and cheating ones, diligent and lazy ones. yet all of those grasp politicians have remarkably various talents and personalities yet had something in universal. all of them an identical seven-step occupation plan distinct in Advice from the Presidents. And so can any bold individual in any stroll of life.

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