Klavan On The Culture

For The Ruthless Businessman in Your Life

This is pretty amusing. Rob Luke turns to the Emperor Palpatine for business advice in his ebook Everything I Ever Needed to Know About Leadership, I Learned From the Emperor: 10 Strategies for Building YOUR Empire and Taking Relentless Control over Everything & Everyone in Your Life.

One common characteristic embodied by great leaders and executives everywhere is their absolute commitment to seeing their ideas and objectives through to completion. And when you step back and really observe the Emperor, one of the most admirable qualities about him is that, no matter what task or goal it is, he’s truly committed to achieving results. There’s nothing that will get in his way of obtaining goals and seeing that the job gets done – not pride, not embarrassment, not conscience, not some bothersome moral code….

Count me in! You can get it here.