The Go-Getter: A Story That Tells You How to Be One

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Arc Manor LLC, 2008 - Fiction - 60 pages
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Focus and determination are the subjects of this 1921 parable about a 'never-say-die' salesman who is given a challenge and gets it done. The premise of being tested by a strict boss and succeeding may seem outdated. But by applying the timeless lessons in this parable, employees at all levels will learn to rekindle the go-getter in themselves.
 

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Review: The Go-Getter (a Story That Tells You How to Be One)

User Review  - Mark Manderson - Goodreads

Amazing tale of how important sheer will cab be. "It will be done" is an amazing motto especially this day and age. Fantastic parable for those young, hungry, and early in the work force. Read full review

Review: The Go-Getter (a Story That Tells You How to Be One)

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

Quick read about a man who commandeers himself a job and becomes the best salesman they've ever had. It's a little slow going at the beginning, but the book is only about 60 pages long. Read full review

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Peter B. Kyne was a prolific screenwriter and the author of the 1920 bestseller "Kindred of the Dust," His stories of Cappy Ricks and the Ricks Lumber & Shipping Company were serialized in "The Saturday Evening Post" and "Cosmopolitan "magazine. He died in 1957.
Historian, Alan Axelrod is the author of the bestsellers "Patton on Leadership" and "Elizabeth I, CEO," He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

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