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Awesomely Simple: Essential Business Strategies for Turning Ideas Into Action

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Praise for Awesomely Simple

"John Spence gets it: Simplicity is the new gold standard. Businesses that get simple shed expenses and boost customer loyalty. The new talent to have is simplicity-skills. Spence provides simple, yet surprising, recommendations on how to take the complex out of business life."
—Tim Sanders, author, Love Is the Killer App

"John Spence's message is that business success is simple. But not easy. Whatever your business, read this book. John cuts through ...

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Overview

Praise for Awesomely Simple

"John Spence gets it: Simplicity is the new gold standard. Businesses that get simple shed expenses and boost customer loyalty. The new talent to have is simplicity-skills. Spence provides simple, yet surprising, recommendations on how to take the complex out of business life."
—Tim Sanders, author, Love Is the Killer App

"John Spence's message is that business success is simple. But not easy. Whatever your business, read this book. John cuts through the clutter and gives you six core strategies to follow. Simple."—Joe Calloway, author, Becoming a Category of One

"Read this book. John Spence knows how to make the complex simple."
—Rick Barrera, CEO, Overpromise, Inc., and author, Overpromise and Overdeliver

"Can business success really be Awesomely Simple? The answer is an enthusiastic YES! if you apply John Spence's lessons. Read this book. Have everyone in your organization read this book. Most important, apply its lessons, and you, too, can deliver amazing results."
—Randy G. Pennington, author, Results Rule!

"John Spence delivers six core strategies that will energize and invigorate any leader. Awesomely Simple captures the lessons learned from years of consulting to many of America's greatest companies, making this a handbook for those passionate about excellence and competitive advantage."
—Bill Yancey, president and CEO, Penson Financial Services, Inc.

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Editorial Reviews

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Named one of the Top 10 Small Business Books
Small Business Trends

"[Awesomely Simple] reminds us that a thriving successful business is about doing the basics right and not just doing what feels good. If you’re a small business owner, no matter what the size of your business, this is your bible. You will save yourself heartache, time, frustration, anguish and a multitude of other small business frustrations by simply taking this book and making it your roadmap."
Smart Business Trends, December 13, 2009

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470494516
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/8/2009
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 333,303
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

John Spence is a highly sought after executive educator, business consultant, and professional speaker, having presented workshops, speeches, consulting, and executive coaching to more than 300 organizations worldwide. Spence has been a guest lecturer at over 90 colleges and universities across the United States. He has run five successful companies and currently owns two.

For more information, please visit www.awesomelysimple.com

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

1 Vivid Vision.

2 Best People.

3 Robust Communication.

4 Sense of Urgency.

5 Disciplined Execution.

6 Extreme Customer Focus.

Conclusion: What Do You Do Now?

Acknowledgments.

About the Author.

Index.

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    Posted August 22, 2012

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    Answer my question please. - lena :)

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    Skai

    Wow at my school we get a tone of homework but i gtg now its like 12:20 now and i got to go to sleep i will inbox u when i wake up...... good night:) — Kat

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    Posted August 21, 2012

    Destin

    Really? Couldnt you go to another book and tell people ur back. Anyways what u did was messed up. -_- ~Momo

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