Number of page: 384
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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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 Blas
Inspiring and engaging.
- Sam Wilkens
Onward Great autobiography of a business
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
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 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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