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Who says elephants can't dance?: leading a great enterprise through dramatic change / Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.

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  • ISBN: 9780060785406 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0060785403 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 26 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2004.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Edward Herrmann.
Summary, etc.:
Writing in an exciting, fast-paced narrative style, Gerstner takes readers through his experiences at IBM -- from the high-powered recruiting pressure to take the Chairman's position, to first days on the job learning the strengths and weaknesses of IBM, to formulating and successfully implementing a turnaround strategy. Filled with Gerstner's personal insights as he explores the company, institutes changes, and rebuilds IBM for the 21st century, readers will have unprecedented access to the mind of the CEO. Refreshing and candid throughout, Gerstner pulls no punches as shows readers what he did and why he did it.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: International Business Machines Corporation > History.
International Business Machines Corporation > Management.
Electronic office machine industry > United States > History.
Computer industry > United States > History.
Corporate turnarounds > United States > Case studies.

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