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Execution - The Discipline of Getting Things Done

Larry Bossidy

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The book that shows how to get the job done and deliver results . . . whether you're running an entire company or in your first management job Larry Bossidy is one of the world's most acclaimed CEOs, a man with few peers who has a track record for delivering results. Ram Charan is a legendary advisor to senior executives and boards of directors, a man with unparalleled insight into why some companies are successful and others are not. Together they've pooled their knowledge and experience into the one book on how to close the gap between results promised and results delivered that people in business need today. After a long, stellar career with General Electric, Larry Bossidy transformed AlliedSignal into one of the world's most admired companies and was named CEO of the year in 1998 by Chief Executive magazine. Accomplishments such as 31 consecutive quarters of earnings-per-share growth of 13 percent or more didn't just happen; they resulted from the consistent practice of the discipline of execution: understanding how to link together people, strategy, and operations, the three core processes of every business. Leading these processes is the real job of running a business, not formulating a "vision" and leaving the work of carrying it out to others. Bossidy and Charan show the importance of being deeply and passionately engaged in an organization and why robust dialogues about people, strategy, and operations result in a business based on intellectual honesty and realism. The leader's most important job-selecting and appraising people-is one that should never be delegated. As a CEO, Larry Bossidy personally makes the calls to check references for key hires. Why? With the right people in the right jobs, there's a leadership gene pool that conceives and selects strategies that can be executed. People then work together to create a strategy building block by building block, a strategy in sync with the realities of the marketplace, the economy, and the competition. Once the right people and strategy are in plac

Language:

English

Narrators:

Ram Charan, John Bedford Lloyd

Length:

8h 15m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:50

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:24


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:49


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:43


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:44


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:28


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:00


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:28


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:09


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:58


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:58


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:33


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:36


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:59


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:29


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:35


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:45


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:39


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:13


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:38


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

08:20


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

01:54


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:08


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

03:49


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:11


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:11


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:49


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

02:51


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

01:36


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:25


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:14


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:55


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:38


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:15


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:36


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

09:17


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:56


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:10


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:32


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:37


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:10


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

00:44


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

02:51


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

00:32


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

02:22


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

03:14


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

01:25


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:51


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:01


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:02


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

03:53


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

02:35


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:06


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:40


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:41


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

07:45


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

05:07


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

00:48


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

03:36


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

00:44


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

01:27


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

01:57


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

07:05


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

02:12


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

01:47


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

02:13


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:35


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

05:28


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

11:33


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

12:32


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

02:41


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

05:40


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

05:11


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

04:51


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

03:14


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

01:48


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

02:19


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

04:10


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

00:33


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

03:17


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

03:54


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

01:42


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:53


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

06:24


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

02:44


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

02:47


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

01:40


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

01:26


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

03:16


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

02:23


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

01:08


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

05:38


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

07:00


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

07:05


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

04:45


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

03:47


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

02:36


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

04:22


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

04:44


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

05:39


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

01:42


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

08:19


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

07:31


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

04:15


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

02:13


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

05:23


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

01:23


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

04:03


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

04:31


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

03:43


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

09:26


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

03:03


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

00:42