10 RulesPDFEPUB #230 When employees are exceptional, everyday rules no longer apply In , Albert Einstein fled Nazi Germany Einstein's BossPDF or for the leafy streets of Princeton, NJ He would have been welcome anywhere, but Einstein joined Boss 10 RulesKindle #213the Institute for Advanced Study, bestowing instant credibility on thefledgling research centerAbraham Flexner, the institute’s founder, wasn’t a physicist or mathematician — but he was a gifted administrator Under his leadership, IAS became a global powerhouse, home toNobel Laureates,Field Medalists, and myriad winners of the Wolf and MacArthur prizes The team of thinkers that Flexner assembled produced some of the greatest scientific advances of the th century The man had a knack for leading geniusEinstein’s Bossfilters Flexner’s practices through the lens of modern business, where industries from computing to engineering to biotechnology compete for top talent and cuttingedge innovations Original and insightful, the book explains how to spot the deep thinkers who will transform your business — and revealsrules for guiding them to greatness, including● Get out of the way Allow brilliant people ownership of their projects ● Shut up and listen Consider their input openly before reaching conclusions ● Turn over the rocks Be completely transparent — a genius will figure out what you’re hiding anyway ● Practice alchemy Mix complementary minds together for maximum effect ● Let the problem seduce Frame challenges in a way that captures the imagination and draws them toward the goal ● Quit chasing squirrels Guide innovation towards the core missionLeading people who are smarter than you is no easy task But for managers who learn to channel brainpower into breakthroughs, the rewards are boundless. My ratings of books on Goodreads are solely a crude ranking of their utility to me, and not an evaluation of literary merit, entertainment value, social importance, humor, insightfulness, scientific accuracy, creative vigor, suspensefulness of plot, depth of characters, vitality of theme, excitement of climax, satisfaction of ending, or any other combination of dimensions of value which we are expected to boil down through some fabulous alchemy into a single digit.
- 240 pages
- Einstein's Boss: 10 Rules for Leading Genius
- Robert Hromas
- 16 September 2019 Robert Hromas