The Resource Winners dream: : [a journey from corner store to corner office], Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon, (electronic resource)

Winners dream: : [a journey from corner store to corner office], Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon, (electronic resource)

Label
Winners dream: : [a journey from corner store to corner office]
Title
Winners dream:
Title remainder
[a journey from corner store to corner office]
Statement of responsibility
Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A leadership and career manifesto told through the narrative of one of today's most inspiring, admired, and successful global leaders. In Winners Dream, Bill McDermott-the co-CEO of the world's largest business software company, SAP-chronicles how relentless optimism, hard work, and disciplined execution embolden people and equip organizations to achieve audacious goals. Growing up in working-class Long Island, a sixteen-year-old Bill traded three hourly wage jobs to buy a small deli, which he ran by instinctively applying ideas that would be the seeds for his future success. After paying for and graduating college, Bill talked his way into a job selling copiers door-to-door for Xerox, where he went on to rank number one in every sales position he held and eventually became the company's youngest-ever corporate officer. Eventually, Bill left Xerox and in 2002 became the unlikely president of SAP's flailing American business unit. There, he injected enthusiasm and accountability into the demoralized culture by scaling his deli, sales, and management strategies. In 2010, Bill was named co-CEO, and in May 2014 he will become SAP's sole, and first non-European, CEO. Colorful and fast-paced, Bill's anecdotes contain effective takeaways: gutsy career moves; empathetic sales strategies; incentives that yield exceptional team performance; and proof of the competitive advantages of optimism and hard work. At the heart of Bill's story is a blueprint for success and the knowledge that the real dream is the journey, not a preconceived destination
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDermott, Bill
Dewey number
  • 338.7/61005092
  • B
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Bill McDermott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Joanne
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McDermott, Bill
  • Chief executive officers
  • Businesspeople
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Success in business
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Winners dream: : [a journey from corner store to corner office], Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11634626
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT11634626
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 21 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11634626
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
Winners dream: : [a journey from corner store to corner office], Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11634626
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11634626
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 21 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11634626
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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