Jack Covert Selects - Bury My Heart at Conference Room B
August 13, 2010
Bury My Heart at Conference Room B: The Unbeatable Impact of Truly Committed Managers by Stan Slap, 272 pages, $25. 95, Hardcover, August 2010, ISBN 9781591843245 In 2010, 800-CEO-READ moved to our newly remodeled “world headquarters” and with all this new space, we had walls that needed filling. Lots of pictures of me, of course, but I’ve got to keep my ego in check.
The personal values that an overwhelming number of managers in every position in every country reported as being most important to them:Bury my Heart in Conference Room B will help managers become better leaders and, on the way, become committed managers. Slap's methodology is to help managers become committed first to themselves, to live their personal values at work which, as the quote in the first paragraph states, is why people become leaders in the first place, and why people follow them.
1. Family 2. Integrity.The personal values that those same managers reported as being the most under pressure to compromise in order to do their jobs successfully: 1. Family 2. Integrity