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I thought it would be extremely apt if we talked about the first law taken from John Maxwell’s book, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. This is the “Law of the Lid”. It talks about how a person’s leadership ability is the lid that determines a person’s level of effectiveness. It also states an interesting point: that dedication to success and leadership ability can be mutually exclusive. In other words, it is possible to work hard and succeed, yet remain low in overall effectiveness.
Growing up in a kampong gave Mr Chan a can-do attitude to take on challenges that made him what he is today. Besides being the CEO of Goodrich Global, a distribution business that focuses on wallpaper and other diversified products, he is also the President of the Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) in Singapore.
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