Who is MARK TOWHEY? He was Chief of Staff to notorious TORONTO Mayor Rob Ford and author of ‘Mayor Rob Ford: Uncontrollable’ published by Skyhorse Publishing in 2015. He was summarily fired in 2013.
<Mayor Ford and President Trump in TORONTO>
In a Buzzfeed article Mr. Towhey offers 13 pieces of advice to General JOHN KELLY, the U.S. president’s new Chief of Staff.
1 – Don’t try to change Donald Trump. He doesn’t fit the mold.
2 – Never doubt his mandate.
3 – Focus on the objective.
4 – Create a two-year game plan.
5 – Break the siege.
6 – Protect your staff.
7 – Etiquette matters.
8 – Trust your instincts.
9 – Give Trump answers, not options.
10 – Trust somebody.
11 – Plan your exit.
12 – Keep your resume up to date.
13 – Don’t break the law.
MARK TOWHEY on ROB FORD: “He routinely got into trouble for speaking his mind — was eccentric and unpredictable. The establishment and the mainstream media warred openly against him. He became a regular punchline on late night talk shows. He was the world’s most notorious mayor.”
The Buzzfeed article – https://www.buzzfeed.com/marktowhey/managing-the-unmanageable?utm_term=.tjxAD5qw7#.iqDYEX5Oq