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Managing is Easy!

July 18, 2017


Norman Augustine, former CEO of Lockheed Martin, boils successful management down to three key steps:

1. Hire people smarter than you.Foundations of Leadership
2. Tell them what you want.
3. Get out of their way.

 

Sounds easy, right? Not so fast.

 

Doing these three things requires self-awareness, perceptiveness, influence, clear communication and many, many other skills. We don’t learn these overnight, but develop them through years of learning, feedback, and practice, practice, practice!

 

Learn More: Changing Ladders: The Move from Individual Contributor to Manager

 

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