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Follow this or any other website dealing with profesional life or organizational leadership and you quickly see a common theme of encourging individuals to focus on self actualization, leaders to focus on serving followers and employees to live their passion through their work. Doing the job, taking responsability for deliverables and earning a living appear to be minor spinoffs that may, or may not, come from the first set of objectives. All of which I find somewhat amusing since a large…Continue
Slogging my way through the DAU online COR training has generated a question. If we translated all Federal Acquisition Regulations into Farzi and secretly insinuated them into Iranian government policy, wouldn't that completely halt their ability to procure anything, let alone a nuke, in under 50 years?
They have many titles [Chief of Staff, Sergeant Major, Senior Adviser, Policy Counselor, Special Assistant, Confidential Assistant/Adviser etc.] but one thing in common. They extend the eyes, ears and managerial control of a decision maker while having little, if any positional authority of their own.
Project/program managers need to understand the role of these individuals for a variety of reasons. First, if you are ramrodding a large enough operation, you may need one of them…Continue