Buckingham acknowledges the subtleties of the topic and his goal is "not to make these subjects simpler, merely clearer." And what could be clearer than one thing? The challenge lies in filtering out the nonessential matters and distinguishing "between what is merely important and what is imperative" in order to produce the greatest and most far-reaching effects. In offering advice on how to do this he also details the three things you need to learn about a person to manage them effectively, explains why a lack of balance is a good thing, shows how to identify your own strengths and weaknesses, and discusses which personality traits all great leaders must possess.
Clearly written, informative, and enjoyable, the book aims to motivate readers to act--not just think--differently by providing concrete examples and specific lessons. And it need not be confined to the office--the concepts outlined in these pages can help people feel more fulfilled and productive in all aspects of life. --Shawn Carkonen
!-- begin6pak -->
First, Break All the Rules
Now, Discover Your Strengths
The One Thing You Need To Know, Audio CD
First, Break All The Rules, Audio CD
Now, Discover Your Strengths, Audio CD
First, Break All the Rules, Audio Cassette
If You Like Buckingham, You'll Love...
-- Brad Anderson, Vice Chairman and CEO, Best Buy Co., Inc.