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Pushing the Envelope

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Pushing the Envelope

All the Way to the Top

By Harvey MacKay

Ballantine Books, Paperback, 9780449006696, 368pp.

Publication Date: May 2, 2000


Harvey Mackay is the author of two New York Times #1 bestsellers, Swim with the Sharks without Being Eaten Alive and Beware the Naked Man Who Offers You His Shirt. Both these books were recently listed by the New York Times among the top fifteen inspirational business books of all time. Harvey's most recent book, Dig Your Well Before You're Thirsty was also a New York Times bestseller. His books have sold more than eight million copies worldwide, have been translated into thirty-five languages, and have sold in eighty countries.

In addition, Harvey is a nationally syndicated columnist and was named by the 170,000-member Toastmaster International as one of the top five speakers in the world. He is founder and CEO of the $85 million Mackay Envelope Corporation.

About the Author
Harvey Mackay is chairman and chief executive officer of Mackay Envelope Corporation, a business he founded in Minneapolis in 1959 and built into a seventy-five-million-dollar company. Mackay is the author of four bestsellers: Swim with the Sharks without Being Eaten Alive, Beware the Naked Man Who Offers You His Shirt, Sharkproof, and Dig Your Well Before You're Thirsty. He and his wife, Carol Ann, have three children and five grandchildren. "From the Hardcover edition."

Praise For Pushing the Envelope

"Enjoy Harvey's cookbook for success--it gives the reader the best of his wisdom--truly the best kind of chicken soup for anyone and everyone in business and in life."
   Co-authors of the #1 New York Times bestselling series
   Chicken Soup for the Soul®

"Harvey Mackay [is] . . . the quintessentially American businessman."
--The New York Times

"Harvey Mackay just might be the business world's ultimate motivator."
--Sales & Marketing Management Magazine

"A refreshing delivery of advice."
--USA Today