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By Michael T. Nietzel

The ebook solutions the questions of the way and the place the United States educates its prime leader government officials. the place are America’s most sensible executives proficient? What do they examine? Do they generally attend the nation’s so much elite faculties? Or do they, like thousands of alternative scholars, decide upon schools as a result of purposes like proximity, expense, and country delight? How vital are complex levels to their good fortune? Is the MBA a prerequisite for turning into a CEO? I handle those questions in line with a research of 344 of the country’s optimum profile CEOs chosen to symbolize quite a lot of companies and businesses.

The e-book will identify a subject matter that most of America's so much high-powered CEOs didn't attend elite colleges/universities or earn an MBA or graduate from hugely selective associations. definitely, an important quantity did so and have been advantaged via the chance, yet extra frequently they have been in a position to type for themselves an effective schooling at a wealthy array of associations - private and non-private, neighborhood and flagship, small and big, non secular and secular. What proves extra very important than what faculties those major executives attended, is the categories of deep relationships and mentored reviews they constructed. I remove darkness from those reports via a number of vignettes in every one chapter.

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