Software CEO Explains The Most Important Thing He Learned In The Marine Corps

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Charles Phillips is the CEO of a nearly $3 billion New York-based enterprise software company, Infor.

But he's also an ex-Marine captain, a lawyer, a former Morgan Stanley Wall Street MBA, a computer programmer, and the previous No. 2 guy to Larry Ellison at Oracle.

Watch below Phillips share the invaluable management skills he learned during his time as a Marine — above all the importance of communication — and other leadership lessons about team-building he picked up along the way of his illustrious career.

 

 
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