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Perfect Enough - Carly Fiorina and the Transformation of the Legendary HP Company-logo

Perfect Enough - Carly Fiorina and the Transformation of the Legendary HP Company

George Anders

In this bestselling work of investigative journalism, Pulitzer Prize winner George Anders presents a behind-the-scenes account of a struggle that rocked Wall Street and stunned the computer industry. When Carly Fiorina took command of Hewlett-Packard in 1999, she was venturing further than any woman previously had into traditional men's territory. Leading the opposition against her daring plan to rescue the $40 billion-dollar company from decline-which included the $20 billion acquisition of archrival Compaq-was Walter Hewlett, son of HP's late co-founder and defender of "The HP Way." Not since Wall Street operatives battled over the fate of RJR Nabisco had a takeover drama so captivated the media and the public. Drawing on unparalleled access to HP insiders and written with a novelist's flair, Perfect Enough is a spellbinding chronicle of hope, ambition, betrayal, and family pride.

In this bestselling work of investigative journalism, Pulitzer Prize winner George Anders presents a behind-the-scenes account of a struggle that rocked Wall Street and stunned the computer industry. When Carly Fiorina took command of Hewlett-Packard in 1999, she was venturing further than any woman previously had into traditional men's territory. Leading the opposition against her daring plan to rescue the $40 billion-dollar company from decline-which included the $20 billion acquisition of archrival Compaq-was Walter Hewlett, son of HP's late co-founder and defender of "The HP Way." Not since Wall Street operatives battled over the fate of RJR Nabisco had a takeover drama so captivated the media and the public. Drawing on unparalleled access to HP insiders and written with a novelist's flair, Perfect Enough is a spellbinding chronicle of hope, ambition, betrayal, and family pride.
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In this bestselling work of investigative journalism, Pulitzer Prize winner George Anders presents a behind-the-scenes account of a struggle that rocked Wall Street and stunned the computer industry. When Carly Fiorina took command of Hewlett-Packard in 1999, she was venturing further than any woman previously had into traditional men's territory. Leading the opposition against her daring plan to rescue the $40 billion-dollar company from decline-which included the $20 billion acquisition of archrival Compaq-was Walter Hewlett, son of HP's late co-founder and defender of "The HP Way." Not since Wall Street operatives battled over the fate of RJR Nabisco had a takeover drama so captivated the media and the public. Drawing on unparalleled access to HP insiders and written with a novelist's flair, Perfect Enough is a spellbinding chronicle of hope, ambition, betrayal, and family pride.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Rick Adamson

Length:

10h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:04:37


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:23


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

14:56


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:53


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:52


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:48


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:32


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:57


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:57


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

09:17


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

17:54


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:41


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:04:21


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:00:39


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

12:52


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:11


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:41


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:05


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

10:49


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

01:05:18


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:05:15


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:05:08


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

01:00:47