The Directors handbook

How to gain and retain power

  • Better to be feared than loved but ideally not hated
  • The name of the game is manipulation being able to recognise the true motives of other people and using it.
  • Even the most loyal of supporters is expendable
  • Keep the inner circle small
  • She/he who controls the budget controls the organisation.


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