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The Resource My father's business : the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company, Cal Turner, Jr. with Rob Simbeck

My father's business : the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company, Cal Turner, Jr. with Rob Simbeck

Label
My father's business : the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company
Title
My father's business
Title remainder
the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company
Statement of responsibility
Cal Turner, Jr. with Rob Simbeck
Title variation
My fathers business
Title variation remainder
the small-town values that built Dollar General into a billion-dollar company
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Dollar General CEO reveals the family love and drama behind the company's spectacular rise, shows how its rock-bottom prices are determined and shares the lessons he has learned in both life and business
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10665257
Cataloging source
YDX
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Turner, Cal
Dewey number
381
Index
index present
LC call number
HC102.5.T87
Literary form
non fiction
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Simbeck, Rob.
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True
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  • Turner, Cal
  • Dollar General Store (Firm)
  • Businesspeople
  • Stores, Retail
  • Fathers and sons
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General
Target audience
adult
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the small-town values that built Dollar General into a billion-dollar company
Label
My father's business : the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company, Cal Turner, Jr. with Rob Simbeck
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. Scottsville, Kentucky: "The Center of the Universe"; 2. The Lessons of Adolescence; 3. Business: The Key Turner Dynamic; 4. "Every Day Is Dollar Day"; 5. Academic and Leadership Testing: Vanderbilt and the Navy; 6. Interning with The Real Cal Turner; 7. Dealing with Entrepreneurial Chaos; 8. Winging It with Wall Street; 9. Filling the Suit; 10. Scottsville Divided: The Teamsters Strike; 11. Expansion: Breaking the Commandments; 12. A Company Out of Control; 13. The Toughest Decision of My Life; 14. A Family and Company Divided; 15. Serving Others: A Mission That Mattered; 16. Selective Unscrewing; 17. My Dad's Final Years: Still Thinking About the Customer; 18. Exiting the Company: That Lonesome Valley; 19. Retirement: Redefining Who I Am; Photos; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Praise for My Father's Business; Newsletters
Control code
on1003316282
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781478992981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1003316282
Label
My father's business : the small-town values that built dollar general into a billion-dollar company, Cal Turner, Jr. with Rob Simbeck
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. Scottsville, Kentucky: "The Center of the Universe"; 2. The Lessons of Adolescence; 3. Business: The Key Turner Dynamic; 4. "Every Day Is Dollar Day"; 5. Academic and Leadership Testing: Vanderbilt and the Navy; 6. Interning with The Real Cal Turner; 7. Dealing with Entrepreneurial Chaos; 8. Winging It with Wall Street; 9. Filling the Suit; 10. Scottsville Divided: The Teamsters Strike; 11. Expansion: Breaking the Commandments; 12. A Company Out of Control; 13. The Toughest Decision of My Life; 14. A Family and Company Divided; 15. Serving Others: A Mission That Mattered; 16. Selective Unscrewing; 17. My Dad's Final Years: Still Thinking About the Customer; 18. Exiting the Company: That Lonesome Valley; 19. Retirement: Redefining Who I Am; Photos; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Praise for My Father's Business; Newsletters
Control code
on1003316282
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781478992981
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1003316282

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