Barak Obama, Management Guru

For all her “experience,” Hillary Clinton’s campaign was a mess of infighting, backstabbing, and overlapping egos. Meanwhile, Obama’s is, in Josh Green’s words, “admired by insiders of both parties for its functional beauty—not just admired but gawked at, like some futuristic concept car leaking rocket vapor at an auto show.”

Marc Ambinder lays out the Obama campaign’s four secrets. Watch out, Steven Covey! Obama’s next book might not be yet another memoir.