32 Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Magic Johnson
Publisher: Crown Pub
ISBN: 0307461890
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The Hall of Fame basketball player explains how he translated his talents on the basketball court into success in the boardroom, sharing more than 30 hard-won lessons in business gamesmanship, from finding an unfilled niche in the market and building and protecting a brand to creating a diverse team with complementary strengths and being a true leader. Reprint. A best-selling book.

32 Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Magic Johnson
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 030745200X
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As a young man, Earvin “Magic” Johnson admired his father and other small-town entrepreneurs who created jobs and served as leaders in his Midwestern community. He worked for them, watched them, and his interest in building communities through economic development grew even while his basketball career flourished. His fame as an NBA star gave him access to some of the most successful business leaders in the country. It was Earvin’s own entrepreneurial spirit that inspired them to serve as his mentors. Earvin made the transition from great athlete to greater entrepreneur through hard work and by avidly pursuing opportunities. He recognized that densely populated urban communities were ripe for commercial and residential development. He partnered with major brands like Starbucks, 24 Hour Fitness, and T.G.I. Friday’s to lead a major economic push in these communities. The success of his businesses proved that ethnically diverse urban residents would welcome and support major brands if given the opportunity. Earvin continues to be a leader of urban economic development that provides jobs, goods, and a new spirit of community. 32 Ways to Be a Champion in Business will inspire and enlighten readers who wish to make a similar impact with their careers and business endeavors. From the Hardcover edition.

Thirty Two Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Johnson
Publisher: Crown Pub
ISBN: 0609608282
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The Hall of Fame basketball player explains how he translated his talents on the basketball court into success in the boardroom, sharing more than thirty hard-won lessons in business gamesmanship, from finding an unfilled niche in the market and building and protecting a brand to creating a diverse team with complementary strengths and being a true leader. 80,000 first printing.

My Life

Author: Earvin Magic Johnson
Publisher: Fawcett
ISBN: 0307558177
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"A true emotional phenomenon...Entertaining...Of particular interest to fans will be the evolution of Johnson's relationship with Bird, his great karmic partner in the game." NEW YORK NEWSDAY He's faced challenges all of his life, but now Magic Johnson faces the biggest challenge of all, his own brave battle with HIV. In this dramatic, exciting, and inspirational autobiography, Magic Johnson allows readers into his life, into his tirumphs and tragedies on and off the court. In his own exuberant style, he tells readers of the friends and family who've been constant supporters and the basketball greats he's worked with. It's all here, the glory and the pain the character, charisma, and courage of the hero called Magic. AN ALTERNATE SELECTION OF THE BOOK-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB From the Paperback edition.

Way Of The Champion

Author: Jerry Lynch, Ph.D.
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462903649
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Martial artists, great warriors, coaches, generals, and successful corporate CEOs have all effectively used the strategies for winning found in Sun Tzu's Art of War. Authors Jerry Lynch and Chungliang Al Huang, using lessons from the The Art of War, as well as other ancient Taoist books such as the I Ching and Tao Te Ching, teach readers to develop the capacities and qualities that make a champion-such as high self-esteem, courage, fortitude, determination, perseverance, tenacity, self-awareness, integrity, the ability to take risks, and the ability to learn from failure. The emphasis on self-awareness, tactical positioning, and strategic advantage means that practitioners win through inner growth and self-improvement-giving them a universal competitive edge.

Race To Win

Author: Derek Daly
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 9780760331859
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The keys to success and the principles of high performance from world-class race car driver, commentator, and entrepreneur Derek Daly.

Playing To Win

Author: David Sirlin
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411666798
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Winning at competitive games requires a results-oriented mindset that many players are simply not willing to adopt. This book walks players through the entire process: how to choose a game and learn basic proficiency, how to break through the mental barriers that hold most players back, and how to handle the issues that top players face. It also includes a complete analysis of Sun Tzu's book The Art of War and its applications to games of today. These foundational concepts apply to virtually all competitive games, and even have some application to "real life." Trade paperback. 142 pages.

Marketing Champions

Author: Roy A. Young
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470054506
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Praise for Marketing Champions "Much has been written about the importance of using marketing principles and tools effectively. But we've paid far less attention to how marketing works within an organization--and how marketers can better interact with other prime movers in their companies. This book really delivers on this much-neglected subject--sounding a wake-up call to marketers everywhere on how to exert their influence and improve their contribution to cash flow." --Philip Kotler, S.C. Johnson Distinguished Professor of International Marketing, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University "The authors understand that marketing is now the most important force within an organization--if you can figure out how to coordinate the rest of your colleagues. This book shows you how." --Seth Godin, author of Small Is the New Big "This leadership guide is a must-read for every executive who wants to understand the crucial connection between marketing and bottom-line results." --Warren Bennis, Distinguished Professor of Business Administration, University of Southern California, and author of On Becoming a Leader "The best marketing leaders are those who can harness the power of the enterprise--not just lead the marketing team. This book will give you the ability to align and inspire the entire company." --Jerry Noonan, Spencer Stuart

Champions Find A Way

Author: Brandon Ruiz
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781497416314
Size: 41.24 MB
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Becoming a champion in sport or in life doesn't just happen - it is earned through planning, effort and a strong belief in one's goals and dreams. Brandon Ruiz, Grappling World Champion, offers all of us a chance to learn how to become champions in everything we do. World class athlete, coach, speaker and author Brandon Ruiz shares his insights and proven principles for success. Read this book and discover what becoming a Champion is really all about! "Brandon Ruiz is a class act on and off the mat. He has done so much as an athlete and now he is giving back to others in a great way." Mark Schultz, World & Olympic Champion Freestyle Wrestling "Brandon Ruiz is a true champion who overcame many obstacles to become both a world champion grappler and champion in life. He has shown a great path for others to follow, and I'm very proud to call him my friend." Sheldon Marr, Martial Arts Hall of Fame, 8xUSA Grappling World Team Coach "Brandon has an incredible story and can help anyone become a champion in sport, business or life." Matt Lindland, Head Coach USA Greco Roman Wrestling, Greco Roman Wrestling World and Olympic Medalist, UFC Veteran "I had the privilege of training with and competing against Brandon in Greco Roman Wrestling. His ideas, skill and work ethic are world class. I recommend this book for everyone trying to get the most out of themselves. Brandon helped me get to the Olympics in Wrestling and now this book is helping me get to the Olympics in life." Ari Taub, 2008 Olympian for Canada, 2007 Pan Am Games medalist, Lawyer, CEO of Hard Knocks Fighting, Husband and father of 4 kids "Practical Instruction Book, great job Brandon. Brandon Ruiz provides some great tools and insight on how you can get the most out of yourself. His strategies for preparation and mental training will inspire you to reach the top of your potential." Tim Vanni, 2x Olympian Freestyle Wrestling, 15 Year National Member, 32 Years Coaching High School and College

Become Your Own Boss In 12 Months

Author: Melinda F. Emerson
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1440584354
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"Become Your Own Boss is a must-read if you're thinking of launching a business of your own." --Jean Chatzky, bestselling author of Money 911 and Financial Editor, NBC Today Create a successful business this year! Written by America's #1 Small Business Expert, this essential handbook shows you how to launch your own business in just twelve months. Using her years of experience in business development, Melinda Emerson guides you through the process with step-by-step instructions for developing an effective marketing plan, setting a budget, and maintaining your business once it's up and running. She also offers brand-new strategies for obtaining financing through means like crowdsourcing as well as social media techniques that help build your business--all of which has been updated for today's market. With Emerson's expert business advice, you will finally follow your dreams and become your own boss!