Each volume in The Leader's Edge Series illuminates it particular area of business expertise, from new media growth and innovations in information technology to state-of-the-art marketing and Wall Street wizardry. Highlighting the origins and theory behind each winning strategy, the series shows readers exactly how to customize and apply the strategies in their workplace. Full of fascinating quotes, anecdotes, little-known facts, and expert analyses of such iconic figures as Bill Gates, Martha Stewart, David Ogilvy, William Hewlett, and Steve Jobs, this practical and inspiring new series promises to equip every reader with the invaluable Leader's Edge.
In today's world of colossal consolidation and mega-mergers, business success relies more than ever upon ingenious branding methods, top-notch publicity schemes, and cutting-edge marketing plans to insure that one's organization stands out above all others. And the icons profiled in this invaluable book of business lessons are the undisputed masters of "stand-out" marketing. Author Marcia Turner showcases the classic marketing master-plans of our time and lays out a refreshingly practical methodology that can be used by executives and entrepreneurs in any industry who are looking to duplicate thesuccess of such legends as David Ogilvy, Jack Trout, and Martha Stewart.