It's Lonely at the Top!: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Better Leader of Your Small Company

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iUniverse, Sep 7, 2011 - Business & Economics - 332 pages
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As the owner and CEO of a small or midsized business, the success or failure of your operation begins and ends with you. But success doesn’t just mean earning profits. To truly be a leader, you must strive to improve the welfare of your employees, stakeholders, and others allied with your business by envisioning and implementing a strategy for success. Make the right decisions with the guidance of author Oswald R. Viva, a longtime entrepreneur and business coach, using this straightforward manual. You’ll be jotting down notes nonstop as you learn how to: • motivate yourself to the best CEO you can be; • create a work culture that cultivates achievement; • delegate and make employees accountable; • improve every aspect of your organization. This guide points you to the knowledge that can help you make the right decisions even in the toughest situations. It’s Lonely at the Top, but when you seek out the right guidance and make educated moves, you can accomplish your objectives, become a better leader, and increase profitability for your small or midsized business.

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This book is not a “how to” manual to tell you what you should do; rather it is meant as a coaching session with you one-on-one. My job as your business coach is not to tell you what to do or to give ... Read full review

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I'm always looking for ways to improve my business. In these tough economic times I need all the help I can find to succeed!
This book was Insightful and educational! Was hard to put down. Learned new and productive ways to help run my small business. Thanks!


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