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The Entrepreneur. 25 Golden Rules for the Global Business Manager. Revised Edition

  • ID: 2215072
  • Book
  • April 2003
  • Region: Global
  • 300 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Written in a lively and practical style that will be of great interest to budding and blooming entrepreneurs.
  • The rules covered in this book are applicable to any entrepreneur around the world.
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Preface xi

Introduction 1

Find a Vacuum and Fill it 17

Do Your Homework 29

You Won′t be Committed if You′re not Having Fun 39

Work Hard, Play Hard 47

Work with Other People′s Brains 55

Set Goals (but go easy on the "Vision" thing) 65

Trust Your Intuition 73

Reach for the Sky (at least once) 83

Learn to Sell 93

Become a Leader 103

Recognize a Failure and Move on 113

Make the Most of Lucky Breaks 123

Embrace Change as a Way of Life 131

Develop Your Contacts 143

Use Your Time Wisely 153

Measure for Measure 161

Don′t Put up with Mediocrity 173

Chase Quality, Not Dollars 183

Act Quickly in a Crisis 191

After a Fall, Get Back in the Saddle Quickly 201

Fight the Good Fight (especially those that you can win): Pizza Wars – Act I 213

People Build Brands, Brands do not Build People: Pizza Wars – Act II 223

Be Prepared for Anything: The September 11 Rule 237

Reinvent Yourself: Onwards and Upwards 247

Be Content 263

Chronology 273

Bibliography 277

Index 279

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William Heinecke
Jonathan Marsh
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