From Denny F. Strigl, former president and CEO of Verizon Wireless, here are some tips on how to think like a successful manager. Highly successful managers have a different way of thinking than average managers — which accounts for their strong success.
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The new year signifies new beginnings for your business. Are you ready for all the challenges up ahead? Take time to look back at the past and how you’ve managed to perform last year. Were you satisfied? Do you see any room for improvements? Are there new opportunities that you want to tap this year?
Besides showcasing the tenacity of rescuers and the miracle of technology, the Chilean miners themselves offer dramatic lessons in resiliency that anyone can learn. If your business and/or personal life has taken a downturn or if you can’t seem to get over the tough times then these tips are for you.
When you think of innovation, the first person that comes to mind is Apple’s CEO and co-founder, Steve Jobs. With Jobs at the helm, Apple has revolutionized the computer, mobile telephone, music distribution and even the book publishing industries with products such as the Mac, iPod, iPhone and the iPad. Learn the seven principles that drive Steve Jobs
Abraham Lincoln, one of the greatest thinkers the United States has produced, grew up in a culture that held thinking in low esteem. But if you’re expanding your business or creating one, worrying about an issue, planning a presentation, or making a hard decision, do what Linncoln did and get the basic idea down on paper.