In Search of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters
Lessons from America's Best-Run Companies (Collins Business Essentials)

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.

Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit-maximizing practices -- that made these organizations successful.

Joining the HarperBusiness Essentials series, this phenomenal bestseller features a new Authors' Note, and reintroduces these vital principles in an accessible and practical way for today's management reader.


About Thomas J. Peters

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Thomas J. Peters, "uber-guru of business" (Fortune and The Economist), is the author of many international bestsellers, including A Passion for Excellence and Thriving on Chaos. Peters, "the father of the post-modern corporation" (Los Angeles Times), is the chairman of Tom Peters Company and lives in Vermont. Robert H. Waterman, Jr. is the bestselling author of The Renewal Factor, Adhocracy, and What America Does Right, and the director of The Waterman Group, Inc.
Published November 27, 2012 by HarperBusiness. 404 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Education & Reference, Professional & Technical, Health, Fitness & Dieting. Non-fiction

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You can only become a great manager through experience, but the best leadership books offer some shortcuts.Dan Kitwood/GettyLeading a team or company is always a challenge.

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