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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
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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