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True professionalism : the courage to care about your people, your clients, and your career

Author: David H Maister
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Free Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Professional firms are forever trying to get their people to act like professionals'to do the right things. Though their various incentives may create employee compliance, these don't often encourage excellence. David Maister, the world's premier consultant to professional service firms, vigorously challenges professionals to examine this essential, yet under-addressed question: What is true professionalism' His  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David H Maister
ISBN: 9780684865041 0684865041
OCLC Number: 893122646
Notes: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014).
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Professional firms are forever trying to get their people to act like professionals'to do the right things. Though their various incentives may create employee compliance, these don't often encourage excellence. David Maister, the world's premier consultant to professional service firms, vigorously challenges professionals to examine this essential, yet under-addressed question: What is true professionalism' His answer is clear: It is believing passionately in what you do, never compromising your standards and values, and caring about your clients, your people and your own career. In clear and compelling terms, Maister shows that this approach is not only ethical but also conducive to commercial success.

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