Which would you choose, a business career that builds you personally or a technical one that builds you technically and slightly personal…

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My answer to Which would you choose, a business career that builds you personally or a technical one that builds yo…

Answer by Ken Larson:

Charles Jones’s input is exceptional. I heartily agree. I have only known two individuals who were highly successful executives that excelled in both the technical aspects and the business aspects of their profession.

They were a combination of technical, management and communications talent, rarely found in high tech industry.

Neither placed salary, position or ego ahead of developing their subordinates and each reached the pinnacle of their respective careers for exactly that trait.

Their skills at developing and utilizing people were their most highly valued qualities.

Which would you choose, a business career that builds you personally or a technical one that builds you technically and slightly personal…

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2 Tours in US Army Vietnam. Retired from 36 Years in the Defense Industrial Complex after working on 25 major weapons systems, many of which are in use today in the Middle East. Volunteer MicroMentor. I specialize in Small, Veteran-owned, Minority-Owned and Woman-Owned Businesses beginning work for the Federal Government. MicroMentor is a non-profit organization offering free assistance to small business in business planning, operations, marketing and other aspects of starting and successfully operating a small enterprise. You can set up a case with me at MicroMentor by going to: http://www.micromentor.org/ key words: "Federal Government Contracting"

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