The Excellence Dividend (Paperback)

Meeting the Tech Tide with Work That Wows and Jobs That Last

By Tom Peters

Vintage, 9780525434627, 496pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2018

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Description

“Tom Peters' new book is a bundle of beautiful dynamite. While I've been a CEO for 30 years, I still learned much worth knowing from The Excellence Dividend.  You will too.”
—John C. Bogle, founder, Vanguard


For decades Tom Peters has been preaching the gospel of putting people first, and in today's rapidly changing business environment, this message is more important than ever. With his unparalleled expertise and inimitable charisma, Peters offers brilliantly simple, actionable guidelines for success that any business leader can immediately implement. He provides a roadmap for your organization and for you as an individual to thrive amidst the tech tsunami, and he has a lot of fun doing it. The Excellence Dividend is an important new book from one of today’s greatest business thinkers.


About the Author

TOM PETERS is a leading business mind and founder of the Tom Peters Company. He continues to be in constant demand for lectures and seminars. In 2017 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Thinkers50 and the Jack Covert Award for Contribution to the Business Book Industry from 800-CEO-READ. Peters is the bestselling author of sixteen books, including In Search of Excellence (with Robert H. Waterman, Jr.), which is often cited as among the best business books ever written. He lives in Massachusetts.


Praise For The Excellence Dividend: Meeting the Tech Tide with Work That Wows and Jobs That Last

“Tom Peters' new book is a bundle of beautiful dynamite.  While I've been a CEO for 30 years, I still learned much worth knowing from The Excellence Dividend.  You will too.”
—John C. Bogle, founder, Vanguard 

“Here's what you need to know: This is 100% pure, unfiltered, unexpurgated, Tom Peters. THIS IS THE REAL DEAL. PERIOD.”
—Seth Godin, New York Times bestselling author of Linchpin

“Genius. . . . Tom Peters is a fearless thinker with a once in a generation mind, open this book to any page, start reading, and ten minutes later you will know this is true. . . . I’d rather hire someone who has studied his writings than someone who has an MBA.”
—Matthew Kelly, CEO of Floyd Consulting and New York Times bestselling author of The Dream Manager

“A font of management wisdom germane to ‘surviving and thriving in the unruly times ahead.’ . . . Peters, a veteran business writer, delivers a superb business tome.”
Publishers Weekly (starred review)


“This book offers a fresh perspective on sustaining business in the tech age and is sure to be a popular read for both employees and business leaders.”
Booklist

Wow jumps off every page of Tom Peters’ book, The Excellence Dividend, delivering brilliant insights and imploring business leaders to change before it’s too late.”
—Cheryl Burgess, CEO of Blue Focus Marketing and author of The Social Employee 
 
“Ever since the 1982 publication of In Search of Excellence, Tom Peters has shaped the way an entire generation of entrepreneurs looks at business. Now, thank goodness, he’s back at it, applying his unquenchable passion for excellence to an utterly transformed world that needs his wisdom more than ever.”
—Bo Burlingham, former Inc. editor and author of Small Giants and Finish Big
 
“In his vibrant new must-read, Tom Peters fires his passion at the monster challenge of our day: how to thrive in the age of algorithms. The result is nothing less than a guide to reclaiming the humanity that must always be the heart and soul of work. Tom’s new book makes me glad to be alive today.”
—Sally Helgesen, author of The Female Advantage and The Female Vision, co-author How Women Rise
 
“We spend our entire lives searching for purpose. Tom Peters found his early and never wavered.  For the rest of us, thank God he did! . . . He inspired me to pursue joy and decades later he is still inspiring me with his writing and his passion. . . . If we are wise enough to listen, we will receive dividends that last a lifetime.” 
—Richard Sheridan, CEO of Menlo Innovations and author of Joy Inc.
 
“Peters has always been original, commanding and cutting-edge. If you think you’ve heard or read it all, you’ll be happily invigorated by The Excellence Dividend. . . . By turns amusing, stimulating and complacency-disturbing, Peters provides true food for thought—the sort you’ll mentally chew on through the day and which may gnaw on you through the night.” 
—Whitney Johnson, Thinkers50, author of Build an A Team