1. “Whether in politics or in business, leaders of any group need to understand that learning to compromise is ultimately more important than winning.”

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A2. “Constant innovation and change within an organization are as likely to damage the organization as they are to improve it.”

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A3. “Government should place stricter limits on the ability of businesses to invade citizens’ privacy through telemarketing, E-mail, advertising, collection of personal information on consumers, and so on, even if those limits affect businesses’ profitability and competitiveness.”

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A4. “Companies should recruit and reward employees more for their enthusiasm and willingness to contribute to the mission of the organization than for their knowledge and skills.”

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A5. “Previous failure in some enterprise is essential if one is to become a successful leader.”

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A6. “The type of leadership that an organization needs (be it a college, a country, or a business, for example) depends largely on whether the organization is stable or in crisis.”

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A7. “Highly skilled employees who are ambitious, self-motivated, and self-sufficient are more likely to be harmful than beneficial in an organization based on teamwork.”

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A8. “An explicit and enforced set of values is crucial to the success of any company or other type of organization.”

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A9.“An organization cannot make real progress unless all its members share a common set of values rather than make decisions that are guided by their own values and beliefs.”

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A10. “In today’s rapidly and unpredictably changing world, attempting to learn from the past is no longer the wisest strategy.”

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