Harry Truman

Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the 33rd President of the United States of America (1945–1953). The final running mate of President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1944, Truman succeeded to the presidency on April 12, 1945, when Roosevelt died after months of declining health. Under Truman, the U.S. successfully concluded World War II; in the aftermath of the conflict, tensions with the Soviet Union increased, marking the start of the Cold War.Truman was born in Missouri, and spent most of his youth on his family's farm. During World War I, Truman served in combat in France as an artillery officer in his National Guard unit.
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  • Ask the Readers: How Do Your Handle Hard Decisions?

    …. For each of us, it’s your business, it’s my business. As Harry Truman said, “The buck stops here.” But we don’t have to be lonely. In our business, we are alone. In talking about our businesses – and our tough decisions – we can make it a bit easier for ourselves, and for one another. So, please share your own thoughts. Review the questions in italics above, and share your stories, your challenges, your pain, process, and solutions. Let’s grow together. …

    Sid Kemp/ Firepole Marketing Blogin How To's- 7 readers -