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The Resource American turnaround : reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA, Ed Whitacre ; with Leslie Cauley

American turnaround : reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA, Ed Whitacre ; with Leslie Cauley

Label
American turnaround : reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA
Title
American turnaround
Title remainder
reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA
Statement of responsibility
Ed Whitacre ; with Leslie Cauley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
CEO Ed Whitacre shares his story of his corporate success at AT & T and his assignment by President Barack Obama to turn around the failing General Motors. He delves candidly into the business tactics he used to bring GM back from the brink, and discusses the people and events that have influenced his life
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitacre, Edward E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cauley, Leslie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitacre, Edward E
  • AT & T (Firm)
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Whitacre, Edward E
  • AT & T (Firm)
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Chief executive officers
  • Industrial management
  • Chief executive officers
  • Industrial management
  • Management
  • United States
  • Management
Label
American turnaround : reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA, Ed Whitacre ; with Leslie Cauley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The economy got us" -- Duty calls -- "Government Motors" -- Keep it simple -- Ennis, Texas -- Keeping it between the ditches -- (Good) vibrations -- Buenos días, San Antonio -- Keep going, keep growing -- Betting on people, not products: the Apple iPhone -- Personal business -- GM: rising to the challenge -- January 2010 -- "Design, build, and sell the world's best vehicles" -- Management: focus, focus, focus -- Spirit of hope -- A very public opening: GM's IPO -- The last chapter -- Reflection: Texas: a (management) state of mind -- Epilogue
Control code
793579182
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781455521678
Lccn
2012021819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 300
Other control number
40021910627
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)793579182
Label
American turnaround : reinventing AT & T and GM and the way we do business in the USA, Ed Whitacre ; with Leslie Cauley
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The economy got us" -- Duty calls -- "Government Motors" -- Keep it simple -- Ennis, Texas -- Keeping it between the ditches -- (Good) vibrations -- Buenos días, San Antonio -- Keep going, keep growing -- Betting on people, not products: the Apple iPhone -- Personal business -- GM: rising to the challenge -- January 2010 -- "Design, build, and sell the world's best vehicles" -- Management: focus, focus, focus -- Spirit of hope -- A very public opening: GM's IPO -- The last chapter -- Reflection: Texas: a (management) state of mind -- Epilogue
Control code
793579182
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781455521678
Lccn
2012021819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 300
Other control number
40021910627
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)793579182

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