The Forgotten Four


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The Forgotten Four
1010204 The Forgotten Four1010204What's it like to be a boss today? The Beirut Commodore Hotel immediately leaps to mind.A hotel? Yes. During the Lebanese Civil War the Commodore was the hotel of choice for journalists covering the war. When you checked in, the front-desk staff would smile and ask, "Shelling side or sniper side?"Sound familiar?Today's bosses get sniped from below by employees and vendors and shelled from above by their bosses, customers, and the economy in general. We're not exaggerating when we say that there has never been a tougher time to be a boss. It's so bad that today there aren't many people…
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Bob Rosner; Allan Halcrow: Boss's Survival Guide: Workplace 911 for the Toughest Problems Today's Managers Face, Second Edition. The Forgotten Four, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export