Stock Image

Leadership Is Common Sense - SIGNED BY AUTHOR

Cain, Herman

17 ratings by GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0471287962 / ISBN 13: 9780471287964
Published by Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1996
Used Condition: As New Hardcover
From William Horton (Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1

Available from more sellers

View all  copies of this book


Just like a new book - signed by author Herman Cain with short inscription,:,*,.,.,.,., Bookseller Inventory # ABE-5994688062

About this title:

Synopsis:

Destined to become a classic, this unique book by Herman Cain, CEO and co-owner of Godfather's Pizza, demystifies the leadership process and shows readers how to develop effective leadership skills.

In Leadership is Common Sense, Herman Cain forges, with infectious enthusiasm, an "American Dream" story of his extraordinary rise from humble beginnings to his days climbing the corporate ladder at Pillsbury, Burger King and finally Godfather's Pizza?where he led the management buyout of the company and miraculously turned it from financial decline.

In addition to an in-depth analysis of the transformation of Godfather's Pizza, Cain critiques the leadership styles of a wide range of past and present leaders, from civil rights activists to U.S. Presidents to corporate entrepreneurs to personal heroes.

Herman Cain discusses his "Three Plus Three" leadership...

Three Critical Qualities a Leader Must Possess

  • Ability to recognize that people must motivate themselves.
  • Ability to take risks and make the tough decisions.
  • Ability to block out the unnecessary and concentrate on the necessary.

Three Critical Things a Leader Must Do

  • Remove barriers which prevent people from being self-motivated.
  • Lead people to achieve the desired results.
  • Inspire passion within people to perform better than expected.

"Herman Cain's book focuses on what's needed most in our society today...leadership. It is a book of real substance, with a compelling, yet common sense view of what real leadership requires." ?David R. Whitwarm, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation.

"Herman Cain is a force of nature. His inspiring story will lift your heart and motivate you to achieve your own dream." ?Al Ries, best-selling author of Focus and co-author of Marketing Warfare.

"A fascinating book from a man whose actions epitomize the real meaning of leadership." ?Noeman E. Brinker, Brinker International, co-author of On the Brink: The Life and Leadership of Norman Brinker.

"The latest and the best book written on leadership. Herman Cain is the man to write it! He did and I applaud it!" ?Robert H. Schuller, The Crystal Cathedral, author of Possibility Thinking.

About the Author: Herman Cain is the CEO/President of T.H.E. New Voice, Inc., a business and leadership consulting company, specializing in keynote speaking. Herman hosts a weekly radio talk show, The Bottom Line". Herman is the former Chairman of Godfather's Pizza, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and Board of the National Restaurant Association.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Leadership Is Common Sense - SIGNED BY ...

Publisher: Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons Inc

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Signed: Inscribed by Author(s)

Payment Methods

Payment Methods Accepted by Seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Bank Draft

Seller William Horton
Address: Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Seller Since December 14, 2007
Seller Rating 5-star rating


Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about
a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to
contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.



Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books
weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may
contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Buy Used
Price: US$ 19.95 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.95 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy