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  • Published:

    Jun 29, 2010
  • ISBN:

    9780061721847
  • Pages:

    288
  • Size:

    5.3" x 8"
  • Weight:

    0.6 lb
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Book Title and Author Byline

Rules of Thumb

How to Stay Productive and Inspired Even in the Most Turbulent Times

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About the Book

“Alan Webber’s wise words give guidance and hope in a world gone upside down. Incisive and practical, timely and timeless, he is a mentor of the highest order.”

—Jim Collins, New York Times bestselling author of Good to Great

In Rules of Thumb, Alan Webber—co-founder of Fast Company and one of the most important thought leaders of the last two decades—provides 52 rules of thumb, one for each week of the year, to help leaders stay productive and inspired even in the most turbulent times.

About the Author

Alan M. Webber

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Alan M. Webber is the cofounding editor of Fast Company, and was the editorial director and managing editor of the Harvard Business Review . He's worked in federal, state, and local government, writing speeches and focusing on innovative policy initiatives. He's married to Frances Diemoz, an architect and furniture maker; his son and daughter, Adam and Amanda, are his two favorite children in the world.

Reviews

“This excellent book offers valuable, thought-provoking ideas for library patrons.” —Booklist

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