Colin Powell, one of America’s most admired public figures, reveals the principles that have shaped his life and career in this inspiring and engrossing memoir.
A beautiful companion to his previous memoir, the #1 New York Times bestseller My American Journey, Powell’s It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership is a trove of wisdom for anyone hoping to achieve their goals and turn their dreams into reality.
A message of strength and endurance from a man who has dedicated his life to public service, It Worked for Me is a book with the power to show readers everywhere how to achieve a more fulfilling life and career.
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If you choose to give this delightful book to your high school or college graduate, tell the recipient it’s not necessary to start at the beginning with the “Thirteen Rules” - just pick it up anywhere and enjoy.Read Full Review of It Worked for Me | See more reviews from Washington Times
The book, “It Worked For Me: In Life and Leadership,” which will be released May 22, is largely a series of leadership parables from Powell, who now spends a lot of time on the lecture circuit.Read Full Review of It Worked for Me
...is an upbeat, friendly book, a lucid primer on leadership. The lessons are both broad and specific ...Read Full Review of It Worked for Me
...is a book of great warmth, gentle humor and profound humanity. But it never slips into sentimentality or preachiness.Read Full Review of It Worked for Me
In addition to his 13 rules Powell writes about other lessons he learned throughout a half century in the military and in the halls of power in Washington, DCRead Full Review of It Worked for Me
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