The Handy Guide to the Gurus of Management

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1. If you have a "good start" you:
a. study a lot.
b. do not have very much potential.
c. have an advantage from the beginning.

2. An executive career is a job where you:
a. boss everyone around.
b. work in management and planning.
c. work in design and research.

3. An invisible ingredient is an obvious quality.
true false

4. In this text if something is wasted it is:
a. not properly used.
b. transformed into a brilliant idea.
c. extremely drunk.

5. If something is elusive it is:
a. easy to explain.
b. useless.
c. difficult to define.

6. A gurus is:
a. a Hindu spiritual leader.
b. a leading man in mananagement.
c. a coffe grinder.
d. all of the above
e. a & c
f. a & b

7. If you spread something around you:
a. distribute it to many people.
b. you sell it.
c. you glue it.

8. Common sense is:
a. sound judgement gained from experience.
b. knowledge based on scientific discoveries.
c. lack of comprehension.

9. If you have a "competitive edge" you:
a. have an advantage over others.
b. are mean and selfish.
c. are not very successful.

10. If you have insight on something, then you:
a. understand it.
b. can't explain it.
c. challenge it.

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