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Re: Part V: Soft Skills They Don't Teach You in the Manual
gpapich   3/23/2012 2:31:22 PM
@RAN: That manager was an idiot.  Leadership is really about taking care of your people or surrounding yourself and your people with the best resources possible.

When I was in the Navy as an Ensign, 1st Divn Officer on USS SARATOGA, I didn't have a chief (you can translate as senior engineer).  I had to earn the respect of my guys.  I got messed with a lot, but eventually, they saw that I was backing them up and rewarding them as they performed for me. 

Build up your team and share your knowledge.  Don't play "I've got a secret".  Build the tribe...

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