The Go-Getter: A Story That Tells You How to be One by Peter B. Kyne. No cover available. Download; Bibrec. Although Kyne’s tale of business smarts has been around for some time (it was first published by William Randolph Hearst in ), it doesn’t feel dated. Indeed . Publisher’s Notes. Ever since its first printing in , The Go-Getter has inspired employees and entrepreneurs to take initiative, increase their productivity, and.
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This book written in taught me a few things: If Matt makes a mistake, it’s your job to remind him of it before the results manifest themselves, is it not? Improvise, overcome, adapt, and life will shower you with blessings and opportunity.
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Retired ten years ago. A very short parable you can read it during your lunch hour on how a young unemployed veteran is handed the opportunity to take his career to the top if he succeeds or go down in flames and ruin his career if he fails.
She was desolated because Herman was not at home, but vouchsafed the information that he was dining at the country club. Didn’t anybody ever offer you something better? What kind of a job are you going to give him, Skinner, my dear boy? Even if you aren’t sure you can do it, tell yourself that you can, figure out how to pull it off and execute and don’t give up.
Dec 10, David Glad rated it it was amazing Shelves: Approaching difficult tasks with the attitude “it shall be done” is a whole lot more refreshing than all of the excuse making we commonly see today. I might just as well knock out half a day’s pay. It was a headquarters dug-out and they wouldn’t surrender, so I bombed them and then we went down. The written old language is a bit to get used to but it eventually flows. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
We changed the sign on you and we stacked the Cohens on you and we set a policeman to guard the shop to keep you from breaking the window, and we made you dig up two thousand dollars on Sunday night in a town where you are practically unknown, and while you missed the train at eight o’clock, you overtake it at two o’clock in the morning and deliver the blue vase. Skinner, that Peck person has been opposed by experts.
I appreciate your action very, very much and shall endeavor to be worthy of your confidence. Pershing down to lance corporal. From early on it was clear that he had a gift for writing, and his time in the army during the Spanish-American War and World War I gave him plenty to write about. Be fair, boy, be fair. Eventually he completed his circle and worked his way home, via Los Angeles, pausing however, in the San Joaquin Valley to sell two more carloads of skunk spruce.
He’s better than Andrews, isn’t he? Cohn’s name burned in small red, white and blue electric lights.
I think a few more Go-Getters in the world will make it a better place to be. You’ve sold me already. At nine-fifteen Herman Joost appeared on the scene.
Good Lord, peyer empty life would be if I couldn’t butt in and raise a little riot every once in so often. I am about to sell myself to you.
See You at the Top: Somewhere in the middle of the book, when we are introduced to Mr. It shall be done.
The Go-Getter: A Story That Tells You How to be One by Peter B. Kyne
The book begins with Cappy berating his acting upper management team for their poor choices and their inability to find worthwhile employees. Gdtter suggests instead that Peck contact his head salesman, a Mr Herman Joost.
It is an entertaining enough tale. Unlike the current books solicited to drive this point home, “The Go-Getter” is a tale written in to illustrate some great points.
The Go-Getter (a Story That Tells You How to Be One)
But he was too good, Bill, and I couldn’t stand in his way; I let him go forward to his destiny. Then if he doesn’t make good out there we can take him back into this office, where he is a most valuable man. Cohn’s cook that Mr. He may conclude you’re a human being, after all, and learn to love you? Tetter concluded, and at once proceeded to procure directories of the adjacent cities of Petter, Oakland and Alameda.
The Story Kept me engaged and wanting to hear what was next. And copper plates or steel dies are not made in half an hour! If that fellow ever gets a new or unconventional thought in his stodgy head, it’ll kill him overnight. To view it, click here. Forty minutes later he returned with a platinum ring set with diamonds and sapphires.
The Go-Getter by Peter B. Kyne
Share your thoughts with other customers. Maybe the borderline spoiler is that if a task seems odd and great, it’s possible you’re being groomed or simply tested for bigger and better possibilities. Short, but powerful parable story about powering through obstacles, as well as how to be a leader who promotes growth. Everybody will find it worth a read.
You say Andrews has never been tested. You can cash your checks. However, he does more than just “ask” for a job. Go get him, Private Peck.
I want that blue vase. There are a few books which I can say that are able to change the way you think about things and the way you DO things, and this is one of them.
This quick read lets you know what it means to be one.