Book Review Who Says Elephants Cant Dance? By Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. (Harper Business 2002. 372 pages including appendices and index. ) Who Says Elephants Cant Dance? is an account of IBMs historic turnaround as told by Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.the chairman and CEO of IBM from April 1993 until March 2002. Who Says Elephants Can't Dance? is an account of IBM's historic turnaround as told by Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.the chairman and CEO of IBM from April 1993 until March 2002.
Lou Gerstner led IBM from the brink of bankruptcy and mainframe obscurity back into the forefront of the technology business. The elephant's large ear flaps help to control the temperature of its body. African elephants have larger ears and concave backs while Asian elephants have smaller ears and convex or level backs. Elephants are herbivorous and can be found in different habitats including savannahs, forests, deserts and marshes.
They prefer to stay near Elephants CAN Dance! ! In Conclusion: The book is divided into four parts: Grabbing Hold Strategy Culture Lessons Learned Part II: Strategy IBM is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation IBM stands for International Business Machines. It is nicknamed Big Blue due to its blue color.
Who says Elephants can dance is the book from the former CEO of IBM who took over in 1993 when IBM was struggling hard and then turned around the company until he left in 2002. Interestingly he wrote the book himself without the help of a professional writer, which is very rare for such kind of memoirs, but makes the book very interesting. Who Says Elephant Can't Dance Book Summary 1. Company: International Business Machine. Author: Louis Genstner, Jr. Tenure: April 1993 to March 2002.
Graduation: Dartmouth College& HBS. RJR Nabisco Inc: Chairman& CEO (4 years). American Express: Chairman& CEO ( 11 years). Also worked for Mckinsey& Company. WHO SAYS ELEPHANTS CAN'T DANCE? Inside IBM's Historic Turnaround Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.Author Harper Business 26. 95 (384p) ISBN. More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS The firsthand story of an extraordinary turnaround, a unique case study in managing a crisis, and a thoughtful reflection on the computer industry and the principles of leadership, Who Says Elephants Can't Dance?
sums up Lou Gerstner's historic business achievement. Taking readers deep into the world of IBM's CEO, Gerstner recounts the