Polite and velvety leaders, who take care to avoid bruising others, are generally not as effective at forcing change.
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When you write biographies, whether it's about Ben Franklin or Einstein, you discover something amazing: They are human.Walter Isaacson
You can't have a sustainable US economy without a great education system. Teach students to do the job right. You don't have an innovative economy unless you have a great education.Walter Isaacson