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There is a lot of theory in management, but you won't find it in this book, which is clearly written, deals entirely with practicalities drawing on the author's long and wide experience. The writing style in this book is conversational, and typically takes the form of a few discussion paragraphs followed by a list of bullet-points of dos and don'ts, or things to beware of. This, coupled with the many real-life examples of clever (and not-so-clever) business practices makes the whole book enjoyable, instructive and thought-provoking.
The book is also no respecter of convention, debunking a lot of popular myths and practices along the way. But in doing so, the author always gives… Read more