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How Do You Manage Someone With More Experience?

“Let me tell you about the team you’re inheriting,” Bill said to me. “The one you have to worry about is Jack. He was running the division before we acquired it, and I don’t know if he’s salvageable.”

I nodded my head. If there ever was a death sentence put around someone, Jack had it.

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