By Mark McNeilly
June 11, 2012
Big Idea: Today many of us marvel at what the founders wrought in those hot months of the summer of 1787. But it is important to recognize that, without the steps they took to make the meeting a success, they would not have achieved the breakthrough that is the Constitution. How did the founding fathers accomplish such a feat? The lessons below explain why and provide excellent rules to follow if you too are trying to achieve lasting success.