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The go-giver leader : a little story about what matters most in business / Bob Burg and John David Mann.

Burg, Bob, (author.). Mann, John David, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 658.4092 BURG (Text) 33946003128555 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399562945
  • ISBN: 039956294X
  • Physical Description: 166 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York City : Portfolio/Penguin, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Revised edition of the authors' It's not about you, 2011.
(Previously published as It's Not About You).
Bestselling authors of The Go-Giver.
Formatted Contents Note:
Taking leadership -- The question -- The top floor -- The substance of influence -- The heart of the operation -- The language of strength -- The work -- Being muddy -- Birth and death -- An imprint on the soul -- Robbie -- Chaos -- The speech -- Giving leadership -- Ben's manifesto: The five keys to legendary leadership.
Summary, etc.:
"From the acclaimed, bestselling authors of The Go-Giver, a new parable about the power of giving leadership. The family-owned business of Allen & Augustine has manufactured high-quality chairs for decades. Its people take pride in their work and feel loyal to their owners and management team. But this long-revered company is now at a crossroads, hurt by a tough economy, foreign competition, and a cash crunch. The air is filled with the scent of uncertainty, anxiety, perhaps even panic. Enter Ben, the ambitious young executive assigned by his firm to promote a merger that will rescue Allen & Augustine. Ben's facts are undeniable: the chairmaker can either merge and modernize, or go bankrupt and vanish. So why can't he convince anyone to buy in, from the CEO on down? During his week at the company, as Ben gets to know its people and meets with its top executives, he begins to realize that his aggressive style is actually making it harder to reach his goals. As one character puts it, "How far can you push a rope?""-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Success in business.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS > Motivational.

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