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?

    … Famous business guru Peter Drucker once said, “Ultimately, it all comes down to work.” I disagree. I think that success, ultimately, comes down to two things: great decisions and hard work. And today, I want to ask you about those decisions, especially the tough ones. Have you ever had to make a tough decision in your business? I bet…

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