In the final editing of my new book, How Executives Fail: 25 Surefire Recipes for Sabotaging Your Career, my publishers convinced me to omit a review section I had called the CODA. Not wishing to waste my time and toil in writing those terse snippets, I've decided to share them here in a weekly feature called:
Recipe #1: "How to Breed Failure from Success"
If you imagine any success you may have had in the past was solely your doing, apply that explanation in every situation from now on.
If you do that, eventually, but inevitably, you will fail.
[Note: the full text of Recipe #1 is available in the "Look Inside this Book" link at WMEBooks.com.]