What the best CEOs know : 7 exceptional leaders and their lessons for transforming any business /Type: BookPublisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2003Edition: 1st ed.Description: vi, 250 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0071382402.Subject(s): Dell, Michael, 1965- | Gates, Bill, 1955- | Gerstner, Louis V | Grove, Andrew S | Kelleher, Herb | Walton, Sam, 1918-1992 | Welch, Jack, 1935- | Chief executive officers -- United States -- Case studies | Leadership -- United States -- Case studies | Decision making -- United States -- Case studies | Management -- United States -- Case studies | Organizational change -- United States -- Case studies | Success in business -- United States -- Case studies
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Lahore Business School LibraryShelf No. 24, LBS
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-240) and index.
The exceptional seven and the traits that defined them -- Place the customer at the epicenter of the business model : Michael Dell and the art of the customer -- Create an authentic learning organization : how Jack Welch converts learning into results -- Focus on solutions : Lou Gerstner on creating a customer-obsessed IBM -- Prepare the organization for drastic change : Andy Grove on strategic inflection points -- Harness the intellect of every employee : Bill Gates on creating a knowledge-based organization -- Create a performance-driven culture : Herb Kelleher on the importance of creating a family-like culture -- Learn from competitors, but remain faithful to the vision : how Sam Walton's vision created the world's largest company.