The Big Book of Object Lessons: Mimi Patrick
Magic Words & Life Lessons:What to Say and What to Do At Work, At Home, & Everywhere Dr. Patrick Wahl
Change Lessons from the CEO:Real People, Real Change Patrick C. Flood, Johan Coetsee
Powerful lessons in forward-thinking leadership from the visionary business pioneer who turned IDG into a three-billion-dollar technology media and venture capital empireLike Steve Jobs, Patrick McGovern built a worldwide multibillion-dollar industry by thinking differently, disrupting old business models, and embracing new technology trends. He drove the future forward and never looked back. With magazines such as Computerworld, PCWorld, and Macworld, his company, International Data Group (IDG), quickly became a global powerhouse with information technology publications in nearly 100 countries. The story of IDG’s astonishing success has been a source of inspiration for entrepreneurs all around the world. No matter what industry you work in - whether you’re heading up a small startup, expanding a mid-sized company, or running a major global corporation - McGovern’s people-first principles, insights, and integrity will help you lead the way. Learn how to:Define a clear mission early in the game - for long-term successIdentify new markets and stay ahead of the curveExpand your business globally but have it managed locallyListen to your customers and empower your peopleHire the best and challenge them to do their best workNever stop learning and always remain curiousFoster a let’s-try-it attitude throughout the companyLead with optimism and stay true to your values and visionIn addition to these timeless lessons, you’ll learn how this future-forward leader broke new ground in the 1980s by opening offices in China, the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe, and other markets deemed off-limits. You’ll discover how his company thrived in spite of major industry shifts - from mainframe computers to minicomputers to personal computers, from print to digital to smartphones - that upended many rivals. Living at the intersectio 1. Language: English. Narrator: Glenn Rifkin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/graw/000788/bk_graw_000788_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Lessons in Life I Learned from My Baseball Cards: Patrick J. Caraher
Housing in Developing Cities:Experience and Lessons Patrick Wakely
Unlocking Yes:Sales Negotiation Lessons & Strategy Patrick Tinney