Small Giants: Companies That Choose to be Great Instead of Big

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Paperback. Pub the Date: 2007 Jun Pages: 272 Language: English in Publisher: Penguin UK It's widely Express accepted in business that great companies grow their a. and profits year after year - but bigger is not necessarily better. In Small Giants. journalist Bo Burlingham takes us deep inside fourteen remarkable privately held companies. from a ewery to a record label. that chose a different path to success. These organizations quietly rejected the pressure of endless growth. deciding to focus more on satisfying business goals - being the best at what they do. creating a stimulating place to work. providing perfect customer service and making important contributions to their communities. But what are the magic ingredients that make these companies unique Why and how does their approach work in such widely varying industries And what lessons can we learn from them A fresh. i...

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For all you harried entrepreneurs out there, Bo Burlingham has a reassuring message: Relax. Bigger isn?t necessarily better. The wonderful stories in "Small Giants" show you how to prosper by retaining the vision of excellence that got you into business in the first place. (Rosabeth Moss Kanter, author of "Confidence")

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Bo Burlingham is editor at large at Inc. magazine. He has also written for Esquire, Harper's, Mother Jones, and The Boston Globe, among other publications, and is the coauthor, with Jack Stack, of The Great Game of Business and A Stake in the Outcome.

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