(Take This Seriously!)
Manager of an 11-person project team? Members from four functions—and two or three companies? Guess what: You are a full-bore, no-bull "coalition commander"!
Success Key #1: Make friends. Pointedly—that is, consciously—"invest" in this, big time.
Macro-success Key: In hiring, promoting, incenting, pay (close) attention to friend-making proclivity-skills.
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
What we're talking about
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