Let your family, staff, and friends know that you're still the same person, despite all...
Control your time. If you're working off your in-box, you're working off the priorities of...
Congress, the press, and the bureaucracy too often focus on how much money or effort...
Keep your sense of humor. As General Joe Stillwell said, The higher a monkey climbs,...
Many people around the President have sizeable egos before entering government, some with good reason....
Have a deputy and develop a successor. Don't be consumed by the job or you'll...
The Federal Government should be the last resort, not the first. Ask if a potential...
If a person with a rural accent says 'I don't know much about politics,' zip...
First rule of politics: you can't win unless you're on the ballot. Second rule: If...
Politics is human beings; it's addition rather than subtraction.
When someone with a rural accent says, I don't know much about politics, zip up...
Move decisions out to the Cabinet and agencies. Strengthen them by moving responsibility, authority, and...
Look for what's missing. Many advisors can tell a President how to improve what's proposed...
In our system leadership is by consent, not command. To lead a President must persuade....
Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
Leave the President's family business to him. You will have plenty to do without trying...
Remember where you came from.
Reduce the number of lawyers. They are like beavers - they get in the middle...
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