Bill Armstrong’s photograph “Untitled (Film Noir #1401)” is on the cover of Richard Hytner’s new book “Consiglieri.” Hytner’s book on business turns the spotlight on the second-in-commands – the advisers, assistants, and counsellors (or ‘consiglieri’) – who are too often disparaged as the ‘No. 2s’. Far from being also-rans, these are the crucial vice-presidents, first lieutenants, and right-hand men and women whose influence can determine the fate of countries, companies, and individual ventures the world over.
Blog post by:
Brian Paul Clamp, Director