O Great One! : A Little Story About the Awesome Power of Recognition
About the Book
A parable about the secret to engaging and motivating people to do great things in all walks of life, by the bestselling author of Taking People With You. Based on real experiences that David Novak had as the Chairman and CEO of Yum! Brands, this parable will empower readers to recognize the contributions of those around them in order to drive bigger and better results. It’s not hard, it’s not expensive, and you don’t need an MBA or even a position of authority to do it. It’s a deceptively simple principle that can have a huge impact on both your life and your business. Jeff Johnson, the new CEO of The Happy Face Toy Company, has one year to save his family’s famous toy company, which has fallen on hard times following the death of his father. If Jeff fails, the whole company will fail. As he races to save his family’s legacy by getting the company back on track, Jeff encounters downtrodden factory workers and an uninspired executive team. Then a birthday gift from his grandson gives Jef...

About the Author

David Novak is the Executive Chairman of Yum! Brands, following a successful 14 year run as the Chairman and CEO. Novak has been recognized as “2012 CEO of the Year” by Chief Executive magazine, one of the “30 Best CEOs” by Barron’s, one of the “Top People in Business” by Fortune and one of the ""100 Best Performing CEOs in the World by Harvard Business Review. Novak created the largest privately f...

Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780399562068
EAN: 9780399562068
Publisher Date: 10 May 2016
Continuations: English
Dewey: 658.314
Language: English
MediaMail: Y
PrintOnDemand: N
Spine Width: 23 mm
Width: 146 mm
ISBN-10: 0399562060
Publisher: Portfolio
Acedemic Level: English
Book Type: English
Depth: 25
Height: 222 mm
LCCN: 2016017398
No of Pages: 223
Series Title: English
Sub Title: A Little Story About the Awesome Power of Recognition