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ISBN10: 0815718330 ISBN13: 9780815718338 DDC: 352.3 LCC: JK731 Edition: (pbk. : alk. paper)


"Explains the core competencies that distinguish successful presidential appointees. Draws on ideas developed by scholars of public and business management, as well as years of government service. Presents a guide to the key terms, laws, and regulations that new appointees will have to deal with once in office"--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-114) and index. Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Part I. Competencies of a presidential appointee -- Leading for results -- Managing change -- Providing technical ability -- Leading others -- Leading yourself -- Maintaining global awareness -- Part II. The federal government -- Summary of the U.S. Constitution -- The legislative branch -- The executive branch -- Notes -- Index


  • LCC: JK731
  • Dewey Decimal: 352.3

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xii, 123 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition Info: (pbk. : alk. paper)


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