Former Chick-fil-A Says Being a Good Follower Key to Success
Former Chick-fil-A President Speaks At The Summit At Rogers Church...
Posted: March 7, 2014 at 5 a.m.
ROGERS -- Jimmy Collins believes a leader isn't made, he is born. Being a good follower is the key to success, according to the former president and chief operating officer of Chick-fil-A.
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Jimmy Collins, former president and chief operating officer of Chick-fil-A, outlines 35 principles to being successful in his book “Creative Followership.” Among his principles are:
• Choose your boss
• Know your boss
• Do what your boss doesn’t like to do
• Do what your boss doesn’t do well
• Make your boss look good
• Take responsibility
• Help your boss succeed
• Learn to say no
• Do more than expected
• Do the dirty and difficult jobs
• Take risks
Source: “Creative Followership”
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