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Simple Rules

How to Thrive in a Complex World

By Donald Sull and Kathleen Eisenhardt
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Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World by Donald Sull and Kathleen Eisenhardt

Simple Rules (2015) contains the ultimate rules of thumb that’ll guide you to your goals in your professional life, and your personal life too. The tips provided in these blinks will help you rediscover simplicity in an increasingly complex modern world, without committing you to a crazy checklist that takes over your life.

  • Managers struggling to keep employees engaged in their programs
  • Readers who want to overcome insomnia, lose weight or learn from Tina Fey
  • Anyone who wants to tame today’s overwhelming complexity

Donald Sull is management guru and expert on strategy and execution in turbulent markets. He is also a former professor at Harvard and the London Business School.

Kathleen M. Eisenhardt is a professor of strategy at Stanford’s School of Engineering. She is also the coauthor of Competing on the Edge: Strategy is Structured Chaos.

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