[EPUB] ✰ The Breakthrough Company By Keith McFarland – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk The vast majority of small businesses stay small—and not by choice Only the most savvy and persistent—a tiny one tenth of one percent—break through to annual sales above 250 million In The Break The vast majority of small businesses stay small—and not by choice Only the most savvy and persistent—a tiny one tenth of one percent—break through to annual sales above million In The Breakthrough Company Keith McFarland pinpoints how everyday companies become extraordinary showing that luck is a negligible factor Rather breakthrough success turns out to be associated with a clearly identifiable set of strategies and skills that anyone in any business can emulate—from The Breakthrough PDF \ small startup to industry leaderEncouraged by experts such as business legend Peter Drucker and Good to Great author Jim Collins to identify the drivers that enable a company to push past the entrepreneurial phase McFarland spent five years building and analyzing the world’s largest growth company performance database and interviewing than growth company executives on four continents His goal was simple to identify the secrets of breakthrough The Breakthrough Company is the result Winnowing a study pool of than companies down to nine that have made the transition to major player status McFarland highlights real world tools and myth busting insights that can be used by anyone wanting his or her business to join this exclusive circle Among the book’s takeaways• Common wisdom holds that the founders and core entrepreneurial leaders of a company must step aside for the business to reach the next level Not true—as long as founders “crown the company” instead of themselves• It’s not reckless to make ever escalating bets on your company’s future even going nose to nose with competitors many times your size In fact it turns out that the only safety comes in constantly upping the ante in exactly this way• A Business Bermuda Triangle does exist gobbling up companies on the verge of breakthrough Presented here are three ways to navigate this potentially deadly hazard successfully• However good you are—or think you are—you can’t do it alone Learn how to surround your company with networks of outside resources aka “scaffolding” and how to enlist the aid of “insultants”—people who are willing to uestion a firm’s existing assumptions and ways of doing businessWith powerful and specific action steps concluding each chapter—and invaluable advice on virtually every page from business leaders who’ve taken their companies to extraordinary levels of growth and profitability— The Breakthrough Company is one of the most provocative inspiring and instructive business books you’ll ever read From the Hardcover edition.
- 199 pages
- The Breakthrough Company
- Keith McFarland
- 21 October 2015 Keith McFarland