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David Walker
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David Walker

Former Comptroller General of the United States, David Walker is president and CEO of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.

Real work in private

Leadership is about achieving real results with and through others. State dinners can help to bring people together but they tend to be more social occasions and are more about show than substance. The real work is done in private meetings that precede and coincide with official state visits.

By David Walker

 |  November 23, 2009; 2:00 PM ET
Category:  Presidential leadership Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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