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John H. Burdakin and the Grand Trunk Western Railroad / Mary Sharp and Frederick J. Beier.

By: Sharp, Mary.
Contributor(s): Beier, Frederick.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2016. 2015)Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781609175061; 1609175069.Subject(s): Management -- United States -- Philosophy | Executives -- United States -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 385.092 | B Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Historical context of John Burdakin's life -- When put in charge, take charge -- Do the right thing -- When you see a problem, find solutions -- You won't win them all -- Hire good people -- Choose carefully whom you marry -- Enjoy your work, and work hard -- A thanks from John H. Burdakin -- Shared values -- Appendix I: An overview of Grand Trunk -- Appendix II: Jean Burdakin essays -- Appendix III: "This I believe" speech -- Important dates in the life of John H. Burdakin.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Historical context of John Burdakin's life -- When put in charge, take charge -- Do the right thing -- When you see a problem, find solutions -- You won't win them all -- Hire good people -- Choose carefully whom you marry -- Enjoy your work, and work hard -- A thanks from John H. Burdakin -- Shared values -- Appendix I: An overview of Grand Trunk -- Appendix II: Jean Burdakin essays -- Appendix III: "This I believe" speech -- Important dates in the life of John H. Burdakin.

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Mary Sharp is the author of four books and editor of twenty. She currently lives in Iowa.<br> Frederick J. Beier is professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management.<br>

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