Forbes Best Business Mistakes

Forbes Best Business Mistakes

How Today's Top Business Leaders Turned Missteps Into Success

Book - 2010
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Today's top business leaders reveal how to make even the biggest mistakes work for you

Forbes Best Business Mistakes reveals practical lessons from some of today's most successful business leaders to show you how to turn a bad business situation into a success.

Based on exclusive sit-down interviews with some of today's most successful men and women, author Bob Sellers shares their stories to provide valuable insights and lessons that can help you can learn from their mistakes. Those profiled in Forbes Best Business Mistakes include the likes of Wall Street guru Peter Lynch, larger-than-life media personalities Jim Cramer and Suze Orman, legendary CEO Jack Welch, and newcomer Jason Kilar, CEO of Hulu, who is poised to change the movie and TV industry landscape as we know it forever. Other names include PIMCO's Bill Gross and Mohamed El-Erian and Home Depot Founder Arthur Blank.

  • Reveal how top business and financial leaders turned their biggest mistakes into success stories
  • Based on exclusive interviews with some of today's most successful professionals, from Jason Kilar of Hulu to Suze Orman
  • Contains practical lessons on how you can turn a bad business situation around

As Malcolm Forbes put it, "Failure is success if we learn from it." Forbes Best Business Mistakes shares the missteps of others so you can learn from them, be inspired by them, and succeed where you may not have seen opportunity before.

Baker & Taylor
Based on the experiences of some of today's most successful men and women, this book contains practical lessons that can help you learn from their personal and professional missteps. The author sat down for exclusive and revealing interviews with each and every person profiled. He shares their stories to provide valuable insights into how to turn a bad business situation into a success.--[book cover]

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"He's the Sellers and I'm the buyer! A great amalgamation of stories and anecdotes, the crashes and the burns and phoenixes from the ashes all honchoed together seamlessly by our friend Bob." comedian

"This book is for anyone who's ever wanted to know the real secret of success in business---screwing up and making the most of it. As Bob Sellers proves, everyone makes mistakes, but only the truly successful bounce back bigger and better." former SVP CNBC; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Business

"Forbes Best Business Mistakes is fascinating, inspiring, insightful, and instructive For anyone who has ever fretted that making a mistake or two in business is always regrettable or potentially career-ending, it is an eye-opener. By talking to the top minds in American business today, Bob Sellers shows how one can take lemons and turn them into champagne. It is a must-read." anchor, Fox 5 News, Washington, D.C.; formerly of ABC's Good Morning America

Based on the experiences of some of today's most successful men and women, Forbes Best Business Mistakes contains practical lessons that can help you learn from their personal and professional missteps. Author Bob Sellers sat down for exclusive and revealing interviews with each and every person profiled. He shares their stories to provide valuable insights into how to turn a bad business situation into a success.

Those profiled represent what Sellers describes as a "Hall of Fame" based upon accomplishments and reputations. They include such luminaries as Wall Street guru Peter Lynch, larger-than-life media personalities Jim Cramer and Suze Orman, legendary CEO Jack Welch, PIMCO's Bill Gross, Home Depot founder Arthur Blank, and other renowned business and financial leaders.

As Malcolm Forbes put it, "Failure is success if we learn from it." Forbes Best Business Mistakes shares the missteps of others so you can learn from them, be inspired by them, and succeed where you may not have seen opportunity before

Baker
& Taylor

Provides practical lessons from today's top business and financial leaders on how to turn a mistake or a bad business situation into a success story, and includes interviews with Jason Kilar of Hulu and Suze Ormand. Original.

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2010
ISBN: 9780470598771
0470598778
Characteristics: xiv, 209 p. ; 23 cm

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