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Author Williams, Kim.
Title Rules of Engagement : FOXTEL, football, News and wine: The secrets of a business builder and cultural maestro.
Imprint Carlton : Melbourne University Press, 2014.

Author Williams, Kim.
Subject Williams, Kim.
Executives -- Conduct of life.
Executives -- Attitudes.
Executives -- Australia.
Description 1 online resource (436 pages)
Note Print version record.
Contents Rules of Engagement; CONTENTS; A 'LIFESCAPE'; 1 MOTHER; Five things my mother taught me; 2 AN EDUCATION; 3 MUSIC LESSONS; My music mantra; An afterword on some of the music that matters to me; 4 PERFORMING IN THE ARTS; 5 EPISODES FROM TELEVISION; My 'great dozens' TV shows and creators; 6 SPORTING YARDS; 7 CINEMA CUTS; Silent cinema; English language; Non-English language; Australian films; Afterword; 8 LEADING AND MANAGING; Five favourite and pertinent aphorisms; 9 FRIENDSHIP; 10 POLITICAL ENCOUNTERS; Six favourite political quotes from three favourite writers; 11 LISTENING INTENTLY.
Good listening12 THE MEDIA OF NEWS; My favourite publication; My favourite journalist; Some 'interesting' quotes on newspapers; 13 READING AND RENEWAL; 14 SERENDIPITY; 15 A TASTE OF WINE; A list of sorts-wines I have enjoyed over the years; ONWARD-SOME FINAL OBSERVATIONS.
Summary From FOXTEL to News Corp, film to football, opera to business, Kim Williams is a builder of Australian institutions. He has worked with some of the very best in their fields - Rupert Murdoch, Kerry Packer, Kevin Sheedy, Gail Kelly and Don Burrows to name just a few. Rules of Engagement is a candid, up close and very personal account of the exercise of power in the nation's leading boardrooms, political parties and media organisations. Told with a deft touch and an energetic, at times mischievous spirit, Rules of Engagement shows how much one person can achieve if they have insatiable cu.
ISBN 0522866964
9780522866964 (electronic bk.)
9780522866933
052286693X
OCLC # 958508436
Additional Format Print version: Williams, Kim. Rules of Engagement : FOXTEL, football, News and wine: The secrets of a business builder and cultural maestro. Carlton : Melbourne University Press, 2014



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