New PDF release: Three Moves Ahead: What Chess Can Teach You About Business

By Bob Rice

Three strikes Ahead exhibits how vintage chess suggestions handle the number 1 challenge of knowledge Age executives: how one can flow speedy within the face of incalculable complexities and unforeseen swap. This witty and novel advisor, written for non-players, is full of rankings of real-world examples exhibiting how most sensible CEOs use Grandmaster options to win on Wall road. Readers will see how a "strong sq." process drove Adobe’s upward push from area of interest participant to colossal, in addition to Western Union’s good fortune via 100 years of know-how alterations. They’ll find out how AOL has performed an important "exchange sacrifice" to restore its fortunes, and the way Google is taking turf from Microsoft with a "minority attack." most significantly nowadays, they’ll discover "what to do in the event you do not know what to do," and keep away from the destiny of businesses like Polaroid, Gateway, and our dearly departed Ma Bell.

"A enjoyable trip from Apprentice to company Grandmaster. seize it!"—Donald Trump

Bob Rice (Short Hills, NJ) was once a long-time accomplice at Wall Street's prestigious Milbank, Tweed, Hadley, and McCloy. He left to begin a software program enterprise that was once bought through perspective, a NASDAQ corporation of which he later grew to become CEO. he's presently a handling associate of Tangent Capital, which buildings monetary items for hedge money, and a member of the "New York Angels" enterprise finance team. alongside the best way, Bob served as Commissioner of the pro Chess organization, based the Wall road Chess membership, ran a variety of overseas chess occasions and produced a profitable "Speedchess" sequence for ESPN.

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