Onward Pdf


Number of page: 384
Author: Howard Schultz, Joanne Gordon
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781609613464
Category: Business & Economics

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, the CEO of Starbucks recounts the story and leadership lessons behind the global coffee company’s comeback.In 2008, Howard Schultz decided to return as the CEO of Starbucks to help restore its financial health and bring the company back to its core values. In Onward, he shares this remarkable story, revealing how, during one of the most tumultuous economic periods in American history, Starbucks again achieved profitability and sustainability without sacrificing humanity.

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About The Author

Howard Schultz is the chairman, president, and CEO of Starbucks and the author of the New York Times bestseller Pour Your Heart Into It.
Joanne Gordon is a former Forbes writer and contributing editor who has spent more than a decade profiling companies and business leaders for numerous publications and five previous books.

  • A Google UserA Google User
    ONWARD: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul With the assistance of former Forbes journalist Gordon (Closing the Engagement Gap, 2008, etc.), the CEO of Starbucks explains how he collaborated with a cast of thousands to rejuvenate a declining business.In 2000, Schultz (Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time, 1999) surrendered the CEO position but remained as chairman, focusing on spreading the coffee
  • Dave BlasDave Blas
    Inspiring and engaging.
  • Sam WilkensSam Wilkens
    Onward Great autobiography of a business
  • cl12345cl12345
    Onward How The book is excellent. It is so refreshing to read of a company like Starbucks and its CEO. Very well written. The only issue was it took almost 2 weeks to get the book which is so unlike Overstock.t
  • CameronCameron
    Review: Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul A good book about finding your passion. Shultz emphasizes the importance of finding your interest, and putting all your heart and soul to make your company, book, life, toast well, maybe not toast. But use your resources, never give up, and you wont die trying.
  • Anna SetoAnna Seto
    Review: Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul It wasn’t enough that I was already a Starbucks drinker, reading this book turned me into a loyal Starbucks fanatic. Fresh off from reading “Steve Jobs, A Biography”, Howard Schultz’s writing took
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