Whether you are succeeding a much-admired boss or charged with
implementing sweeping, potentially unsettling change initiatives, a
new role is fraught with obstacles. To ensure that your first steps
in a new job will lead to enduring success, "Right from the Start"
lays out an action-oriented framework to follow during the early
months of a transition. Dan Ciampa and Michael D. Watkins prepare
you for the often-treacherous task of navigating an organization''s
strategy, politics, and culture so that you can smoothly and
effectively get to work on your new agenda. "Right from the Start"
combines this tactical advice with absorbing profiles of CEOs,
COOs, and EVPs who candidly discuss their experiences - the
successes and the failures - with transitioning to a new leadership