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 The premise of being tested by a strict boss and succeeding may seem outdated.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  - Nathan Schneider - Goodreads

A short parable about what it means to strive for an objective or to be responsible for completing a task. Good story. Read full review

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User Review  - Brian Geno - Goodreads

This book was a really solid part of my personal life strategy. I reflect on the concepts regularly and refer people to the book. I gave it without comment to all of my kids in hopes that they would find the blue vase too. Great book. 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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