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Author Despain, James E.
Title And dignity for all : unlocking greatness through values-based leadership / James Despain, Jane Bodman Converse.
Imprint Upper Saddle River, NJ : Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2003.

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Author Despain, James E.
Series Financial Times Prentice Hall books.
Financial Times Prentice Hall books.
Subject Despain, James E.
Caterpillar Inc. -- Employees -- Biography.
Caterpillar Inc. -- Management.
Executives -- United States -- Biography.
Executive ability.
Leadership.
Alt Name Converse, Jane Bodman.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 198 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Caterpillar, Inc.'s Track-Type Tractors Division was in deep trouble. It was losing lots of money, and working there was extremely undesirable. But James Despain and his colleagues rebuilt the division based on values of respect, empowerment, civility, and openness." "This is the story of how one street-smart boy without a college education became a seasoned leader. Truly a modern day Horatio Alger story, his honesty and ability to rise from the ashes of his mistakes are inspirational. His respect for the common worker and personal search for dignity and self-worth lead him to a new kind of leadership. And his transformation of a struggling organization provides a powerful blueprint for transforming your own organization. James Despain and his colleagues unleashed a torrent of innovation that transformed a seriously unprofitable division into one of the company's most important profit centers."--Jacket.
ISBN 0131517104 (electronic bk.)
9780131517103 (electronic bk.)
0131005324
9780131005327
OCLC # 55677816
Additional Format Print version: Despain, James E. And dignity for all. Upper Saddle River, NJ : Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2003 0131005324 (DLC) 2002192753 (OCoLC)51059196.


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