Meet the new boss -- same as the old boss

Solnik, Claude
July 2006
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);7/7/2006, Vol. 53 Issue 28, p3B
The article discusses secrets to business success from chief executive officers, or the old guards or the deans of business in Long Island, New York. Joseph Ficalora, chief executive of New York Community Corp., keeps track of the present, tracking the bank's stock price on a computer monitor, and of the company's past. According to George Engelke, chief executive of Lake Success' Astoria Federal Savings and Loan Association, what makes a good executive is building a great team.


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