What Could You Accomplish If You Didn’t Worry About Who Got The Credit?

By John Trombley The Village Business Institute Harry S. Truman, the 32nd President of the United States (1945-1953) once said, “It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.” When I read that quote recently, I was struck by the deep and underlying, yet simple, truth of it.…
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The Good News For Supervisors: Leadership Can Be Learned

John Trombley The Village Business Institute Consider this all-too-common scenario: Let’s say you are a newly-minted supervisor in an organization that, like so many others, selects people for promotion to management based on their technical skills. In other words, you’re a great widget-maker so the company decided to put you in charge of widget-making. Two…
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