Management Training from ‘The Corner Office’ Courtesy of the NY Times

I’m always interested in refining my leadership and management skills. It’s easy to forget the basics or become set in your ways. Each Sunday the New York Times publishes a column titled the Corner Office by Adam Bryant – http://projects.nytimes.com/corner-office – consisting of an interview with a business leader about how they have developed as a manager.

Corner Office - New York Times

Whether you are looking to become a better leader, improve your hiring or motivate your team, I find it always has several valuable and immediately applicable lessons for improving my management skills. It’s a good section to bookmark and read weekly. Or just read through some of the past columns as a training exercise. Perhaps one day I’ll be profiled…

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Alex Ford is an accomplished entrepreneur, angel investor and executive. He has led Praetorian Digital, the leading online media company in the public safety and security market, as CEO and President since 2001. Under his direction, Praetorian has launched more than 30 websites, including PoliceOne.com, FireRescue1.com, EMS1.com and CorrectionsOne.com – all the #1 digital media properties in their respective markets – and brought together more than one million first responders to create the world’s largest network for public safety.
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