The Secret To Success: Execute Better Than The Rest
Louis Vincent Gerstner, Jr is the man famed for IBM’s turnaround, a company on the brink of bankruptcy when he became CEO in 1993. Let’s look at how Gerstner succeeded in creating the transformational change needed to turn the company around:
Lessons in Mastery from Steve Jobs (part 1)highlighted some principles that contributed to Jobs’ incredible success using examples from Isaacson (2012). They were: Focus, Simplify, Anticipate and, Commit to Excellence. Lessons in Mastery from Steve Jobs Part 2 will cover another three keys that will help you achieve your vision.
There’s no denying that we can learn many lessons in mastery from Steve Jobs. He was genius in his work and “belongs in the pantheon of America’s great innovators, along with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Walt Disney. None of these men was a saint, but long after their personalities are forgotten, history will remember how they applied imagination to technology and business.” – Walter Isaacson, author of Steve Jobs’ best-selling biography.