American Turnaround: Reinventing AT&T and GM and the Way We by Edward Whitacre, Leslie Cauley

By Edward Whitacre, Leslie Cauley

Ed Whitacre is credited with taking on the company reins at normal automobiles (GM) while the automobile producer used to be close to financial disaster in the course of 2008 and became the corporate round in exceptional model. during this enterprise memoir, the local Texan explores his certain administration type, enterprise acumen and patriotism.

It used to be President Obama who reached out to Ed Whitacre to come back out of retirement and take over GM in 2008. A down-to-earth, no-nonsense Texas local with a particular Texas twang in his voice, Whitacre used to be reluctant to return out of retirement to paintings at GM.

But Whitacre is that infrequent CEO with nice air of secrecy and remarkable administration instincts. And whilst he obtained to Detroit, he began to whittle down the company paperwork straight away - and bought GM again on the right track in list time

Before being pulled out of retirement to run GM by way of Obama, Ed Whitacre had spent his whole company profession within the telecom company, the place he eventually ended up working AT&T.

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