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Lift, 2nd Edition by Robert E. Quinn, Ryan W. Quinn

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CHAPTER 13

SLIPPING THE SURLY BONDS OF EARTH

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Shawn Quinn (Bob’s son and Ryan’s brother) once worked with a woman who told him a story about a project that she was assigned to lead. The project was important to the work of the organization, and required a team with members of different units from within it. However, when Shawn’s colleague went to the different units to recruit team members, the unit managers only let her select team members from their “mediocre” employees because they could not afford to lose their best employees.

Shawn’s colleague was nervous about this situation. How could she succeed on such an important project with only mediocre ...

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