28 Business Thinkers Who Changed the World: The Management Gurus and Mavericks Who Changed the Way We Think About Business

28 Business Thinkers Who Changed the World: The Management Gurus and Mavericks Who Changed the Way We Think About Business

By: Rhymer Rigby (author)Paperback

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"28 Business Thinkers Who Changed the World" is a guide to the people who have fundamentally reshaped their industries and the way we do business today. Some of these game changers are great intellectuals while others are 'gut instinct' types; some are motivated by desire to change the world, while others are driven by money and power. Bursting with energy and wit, Rhymer Rigby profiles the top business brains of our time to show you the humans behind the headlines and how they changed the global business landscape. From Oprah to Mark Zuckerberg, Peter Drucker to Steve Jobs, find out how they made it, the risks they took and the legacies they leave behind.

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About Author

Rhymer Rigby is a journalist based in the United Kingdom. He writes a weekly slot for the Financial Times and has contributed to publications ranging from The Sunday Telegraph and Management Today to GQ and Conde Nast Traveller. Before going freelance he was a features editor for Business 2.0 and a section editor for Management Today.

Contents

Chapter - 00: Introduction;Chapter - 01: Steve Jobs;Chapter - 02: Richard Branson;Chapter - 03: Warren Buffett;Chapter - 04: Jeff Bezos;Chapter - 05: The Google Duo (Sergey Brin and Larry Page);Chapter - 06: Sir Tim Berners-Lee;Chapter - 07: Anita Roddick;Chapter - 08: Ray Kroc;Chapter - 09: Rupert Murdoch;Chapter - 10: Peter Drucker;Chapter - 11: Ingvar Kamprad;Chapter - 12: Oprah;Chapter - 13: Sam Walton;Chapter - 14: Mary Kay Ash;Chapter - 15: Bill Gates;Chapter - 16: David Ogilvy;Chapter - 17: Meg Whitman;Chapter - 18: Mark Zuckerberg;Chapter - 19: Howard Schultz;Chapter - 20: Jack Welch;Chapter - 21: Michael Dell;Chapter - 22: Tom Peters!;Chapter - 23: Ricardo Semler;Chapter - 24: Herb Kelleher;Chapter - 25: Andy Grove;Chapter - 26: Roman Abramovich;Chapter - 27: George Soros;Chapter - 28: Akio Morita

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/05/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780749462390
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9780749462390
  • weight: 277
  • ISBN10: 0749462396

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