The Little Big Things
163 Ways to Pursue EXCELLENCE
"It is [Tom] Peters—as consultant, writer, columnist, seminar lecturer, and stage performer—whose energy, style, influence, and ideas have [most] shaped new management thinking.” —Movers and Shakers: The 100 Most Influential Figures in Modern Business
“We live in a Tom Peters world.” —Fortune Magazine
Business uber-guru Tom Peters is back with his first book in a decade, The Little Big Things. In this age of economic recession and financial uncertainty, the patented Peters approach to business and management—no-nonsense, witty, down-to-earth, insightful—is more pertinent now than ever. As essential for small-business owners as it is for the heads of major corporations, The Little Big Things is a rousing call-to-arms to American business to get “back to the basics” of running a successful enterprise.
Praise For The Little Big Things: 163 Ways to Pursue EXCELLENCE…
“Those who want to improve their business, whether a boss or an employee, will find great ideas in this compelling and very browsable book.” — Library Journal
“If you truly believe ‘excellence’ is what Tom Peters is all about, then you will buy this book, read it, learn from it and go away confirmed in your belief. Tom’s 163 tips are validated through experience again and again.” — Stephen R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and The Leader in Me
“The single best management book I’ve ever read.” — Warren Bennis
Harper Business, 9780061894084, 576pp.
Publication Date: March 9, 2010
About the Author
Thomas J. Peters, "uber-guru of business" (Fortune and The Economist), is the author of many international bestsellers, including A Passion for Excellence and Thriving on Chaos. Peters, "the father of the post-modern corporation" (Los Angeles Times), is the chairman of Tom Peters Company and lives in Vermont.