The Million Dollar Parrot: 25 Brief Stories for Big Breakthroughs

The Million Dollar Parrot: 25 Brief Stories for Big Breakthroughs

by Gerald de Jaager

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With 25 memorable stories that spark insight, fuel innovation, and inspire important new conversations, The Million Dollar Parrot has established itself as an essential element of every leader's toolkit.

"Jerry de Jaager and Jim Ericson have produced one of the most engaging business books I've read in a long while. Each of their stories will fire your neurons—and keep them firing as you ponder their wise and insightful lessons. This little book packs a big—no, huge—wallop." —Daniel H. Pink, New York Times bestselling author of A Whole New Mind and Drive

"This small book will expand your thinking and equip you to thrive in an unpredictable future as much as any other book you might read. Its elements—images, stories, ideas, and cool related stuff—are masterfully woven together for maximum impact in minimum time." —Ben Sherwood, New York Times bestselling author of The Survivors Club

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014051507
Publication date: 02/11/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 184
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Jerry de Jaager is the author of four business books, including The Management Skills Inventory and The Project Manager's Toolkit. In more than three decades of training and consulting, he has worked with clients that include Apple, General Electric, IBM, and Weyerhaeuser, as well as scores of small businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies.A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Yale, he taught at Yale and attended Yale Law School.

James Ericson founded one of America's best and longest-running executive education programs, The Masters Forum, in 1987. He authored the popular newspaper column, "Beyond the Best-Sellers."

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