Peak Business Performance Under Pressure: A Navy Ace Shows How to Make Great Decisions in the Heat of Business Battles

Peak Business Performance Under Pressure: A Navy Ace Shows How to Make Great Decisions in the Heat of Business Battles

by Bill Driscoll, Peter Joffre Nye
     
 

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Navy Ace pilot and TOPGUN instructor Bill Driscoll demonstrates how his own life-or-death aerial dogfights--and the preparation for them--can help guide high-risk corporate decisions. Interviews with over 200 senior executives and 26 Ace pilots, as well as strategies from Driscoll's own highly successful second career in commercial real estate, reinforce the

Overview

Navy Ace pilot and TOPGUN instructor Bill Driscoll demonstrates how his own life-or-death aerial dogfights--and the preparation for them--can help guide high-risk corporate decisions. Interviews with over 200 senior executives and 26 Ace pilots, as well as strategies from Driscoll's own highly successful second career in commercial real estate, reinforce the consistent patterns underlying exceptional performance under pressure.

Benefits:

Make tough, split-second decisions under the pressure of the fast-paced, competitive battleground of global enterprise.
Cope with ever-changing business conditions, such as company downsizing, management changes, dwindling resources, and tight deadlines.
Boost personal, team, and organizational performance.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“A world-class book from one of Naval Aviation’s greatest heroes. Peak Performance Under Pressure is a compelling, historical, inspirational, and extremely relevant read for an audience of CEOs and business leaders facing the economic challenges of today’s world.”
—Mike McCabe, former Commander, U.S. Third Fleet

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781621534211
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date:
10/08/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Bill Driscoll flew 170 combat missions during the Vietnam War in the F-4 Phantom fighter jet and has a 40-year association with TOPGUN, including four years as an instructor in the elite weapons school. He currently serves as a leadership consultant and motivational speaker for several major companies across the United States. He lives in San Diego, California.

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