Eat Mor Chikin

Author: S. Truett Cathy
Publisher: Cumberland House
ISBN: 1929619081
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Put two cows on a billboard with a bucket of paint and a brush, and they'll create some unexpected opportunities. In 1995 we gave the cows responsibility for taking the message of Chick-fil-A to the public. Five years after they painted their first billboard, Chick-fil-A had doubled our sales volume, achieving annual sales of more than $1 billion. The lesson from the cows is the lesson of my life: take advantage of unexpected opportunities.

It s My Pleasure

Author: Dee Ann Turner
Publisher: Elevate Publishing
ISBN: 9781943425341
Release Date: 2015-11-03
Genre: Business & Economics

Businesses are built by growing relationships with customers. Culture is created by the stories those relationships tell. Two of the most important differentiators of a business are its talent and its culture. Talent energized by a compelling culture will drive organizational success and provide innovative growth opportunities for both the business and the individual. Based on her more than thirty years at Chick-fil-A, most of which have been spent as Vice President, Corporate Talent, Dee Ann Turner shares how Chick-fil-A has built a devoted talent and fan base that spans generations. It's My Pleasure tells powerful stories and provides practical applications on how to develop extraordinary talent able to build and/or stimulate a company's culture.

How Did You Do It Truett

Author: S. Truett Cathy
Publisher:
ISBN: 1929619332
Release Date: 2007-10-01
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

How does a man working behind the counter of a mom-and-pop diner for 21 years turn a good idea into a restaurant chain with $2 billion in annual sales? The founder and CEO of Chick-fil-A, offers countless nuggets of wisdom in this work.

The Generosity Factor

Author: Ken Blanchard
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310317876
Release Date: 2009-05-26
Genre: Religion

In the tradition of the bestselling book The One Minute Manager®, authors Ken Blanchard and S. Truett Cathy, entrepreneur and founder of Chic-fil-A® restaurants, present this Ebook of The Generosity FactorTM—a parable that demonstrates the virtues of generosity.It’s the story of a meeting between the Broker—a young man on his way up the corporate ladder who has the illusion of success, yet deep inside feels insignificant—and the Executive—the CEO of a very large and successful company who claims the greatest joy in his life is his ability to give to others.Thinking he might get a competitive edge by meeting with the Executive, the Broker’s worldview is turned upside down as he talks to the Executive and hears the principles that form his life. He calls it The Generosity FactorTM—a way to give time, talent, treasure, and touch to those in need.Providing a unique twist on what it means to thrive in business, at home, and in life, this story will forever change your definition of success.

Wealth

Author: S. Truett Cathy
Publisher:
ISBN: 1929619405
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Business & Economics

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Marketplace Christianity Discovering the Kingdom Purpose of the Marketplace

Author: Robert E. Fraser
Publisher: Oasis House
ISBN: 0975390511
Release Date: 2004-08-01
Genre: Business & Economics

In this paradigm-shattering book, businessman and entrepreneur of the year Robert Fraser writes to the 97 percent of Christians not called to full-time vocational ministry but called by God to the marketplace. In practical everyday language, Fraser shares insights from his experience running a 250-employee software company which experienced sustained revival and business success during his tenure as CEO. Fraser's passion is to ignite business owners with a vision for financing the world harvest.

Remarkable

Author: Dr. Randy Ross
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 9781493403097
Release Date: 2016-02-09
Genre: Business & Economics

When it comes to qualities such as passion, enthusiasm, energy, and creativity, the majority of the American workforce could be described as "severely lacking." Too many people just go through the motions, viewing work as something they have to do rather than something they love to do. This translates into lackluster performance, lost opportunities, and a staggering loss of profits. So how does a team leader turn a business-as-usual team into a remarkable one? Remarkable! is an entertaining and enlightening business parable that has the power to turn any team around. Through the humorous and eye-opening story of Dusty, leaders will discover how to build a culture that inspires team members to bring the best of who they are to the table every day. Addressing the three dimensions of culture--values, beliefs, and behaviors--Remarkable! introduces readers to the Four Maxims of Value Creation: creativity, positivity, sustainability, and responsibility. It shows leaders the most effective ways to cultivate these qualities in their team members and how to craft a corporate culture where people can thrive.

The Maxwell Daily Reader

Author: John C. Maxwell
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418574758
Release Date: 2011-04-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Learn to Lead?not just for yourself, but for the people who follow you. For countless readers around the world, his name is synonymous with leadership. And for more than two million organizational leaders, the wisdom of John C. Maxwell has ignited learning, growth, and lasting change. Now, for the first time, that wisdom has been distilled into a single and powerful volume. The Maxwell Daily Reader draws its unique power from an ageless truth: the heart of leadership is created through actions, put into practice one day at a time. Inside, each day's message will equip you with the inspiration and advice to unlock every bit of your leadership potential.

Three Feet from Gold

Author: Sharon L. Lechter
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402767641
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

Takes a fresh look at the theme of Napoleon Hill's Think and Grow Rich and presents a new fable with a young writer setting out to interview business leaders and other influential figures about the importance of persistence.

The Lost Choice

Author: Andy Andrews
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418536398
Release Date: 2004-06-22
Genre: Self-Help

. A work of both scholarship and imagination. The Lost Choice is a legend of personal discovery—a reminder of the opportunities we each are given. When a young boy finds a mysterious object in the creek near his home, it starts a series of events that could change the world—again. Many search for the ancient relic's secret, but few find its truer purpose. What choices will each make—or lose?

twentysomething

Author: Margaret Feinberg
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418519216
Release Date: 2004-02-09
Genre: Religion

You are twentysomething and in the prime of your life. You are current, capable, cosmopolitan, and completely confused. Thrust out of the comfortable existence of a college student and into the cold, hard reality of life in the "real world", you face a whole new array of responsibilities. You have to find a job, possibly relocate to a new city, find a place to live, figure out how to pay the bills with the entry-level salary you land, make new friends, and find a church (just to name a few)! The good news is that you're not alone. Margaret Feinberg-twentysomething herself-wants you to know that there are tens of thousands of others facing these same challenges. "Our twenties really can be some of the best years of our lives, no matter what our landlords, bosses, parents, or anyone else says," encourages Feinberg. Offering Scriptural insights, encouragement, humor, and practical wisdom, twentysomething confronts this "crisis" and shows you how to survive without losing your patience or your passion for life. twentysomething will inspire you to hold onto your dreams and to embark fearlessly on the journey God has for you.