Memos to the President

Version: Abridged
Author: James J. Schiro
Narrator: Michael McFadden
Genres: Business & Economics, Management & Leadership
Publisher: Penton Overseas
Published In: April 2001
# of Units: 3 CDs
Length: 3 hours, 3 minutes
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Overview

Eavesdrop in the corridors of power . . .
The nation's top CEOs share their valuable insights, experiences, and techniques running large, powerful organizations with the President of the United States. James J. Schiro, CEO of leading consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, has compiled important advice that reveals the crucial factors that determine the success of the country's top companies.

In Memos to the President, chief executive officers from leading U.S. corporations apply their knowledge of managing complex organizations to the monumental challenges facing the federal government. In memos addressed directly to the president, they discuss major management issues and offer valuable insights and strategies that will help the president leverage technology to improve performance; create new programs for developing future leaders; improve internal communications; manage large-scale organizational change; and promote ethical behavior. This invaluable advice comes from major business figures, including:

James B. Kelly of UPS

J. W. Marriott Jr. of Marriott International

Esther Dyson of EDventure Holdings

Earnest Deavenport of Eastman Chemical

Arthur Blank of Home Depot

Solomon D. Trujillo of U S West

Seymour Sternberg of New York Life

Joseph Neubaur of Aramak

Lars Nyberg of NCR