Strategy Guidelines: Five Timeless Lessons from Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs By David B. Yoffie, Michael A. Cusumano
The authors of the bestselling Competing on Web Time (a Enterprise Week prime 10 e-book) analyze the methods, rules, and abilities of three of probably the most profitable and influential figures in enterprise—Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs—providing classes for all managers and entrepreneurs on management, technique and execution.
In lower than a decade, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Andy Grove based three firms that might outline the world of expertise and remodel our lives. At their peaks, Microsoft, Apple, and Intel have been collectively price some $1.5 trillion. Strategy Guidelines examines these three people collectively for the primary time—their successes and failures, commonalities and variations—revealing the enterprise methods and practices they pioneered whereas constructing their corporations.
David B. Yoffie and Michael A. Cusumano have studied these three leaders and their firms for greater than thirty years, whereas instructing enterprise technique, innovation and entrepreneurship at Harvard and MIT. On this enlightening information, they present how Gates, Grove, and Jobs approached technique and execution in remarkably related methods—but markedly in a different way from their erstwhile rivals—maintaining their concentrate on 5 strategic guidelines.
Strategy Guidelines brings collectively the very best practices in strategic administration and high-tech entrepreneurship from three path-breaking entrepreneurs who emerged as CEOs of giant world firms. Their approaches to formulating technique and constructing organizations supply distinctive insights for start-up executives in addition to the heads of recent multinationals.