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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-
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Whitacre, Edward E.
Dewey number
  • 338.7/629222092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC102.5.W476
LC item number
A3 2013
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
  • Chief executive officers
  • AT & T (Firm)
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Industrial 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
Contents
"The economy got us" -- Duty calls -- "Government Motors" -- Keep it simple -- Ennis, Texas -- Keeping it between the ditches -- (Good) vibrations -- Buenos dias, 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
ocn793579182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 289 p.
Isbn
9781455513017
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012021819
Other control number
40021910627
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
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
Contents
"The economy got us" -- Duty calls -- "Government Motors" -- Keep it simple -- Ennis, Texas -- Keeping it between the ditches -- (Good) vibrations -- Buenos dias, 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
ocn793579182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 289 p.
Isbn
9781455513017
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012021819
Other control number
40021910627
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)793579182

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