Divided into fifteen chapters each containing around ten fables this is a heartwarming (and highly instructive) look at best practice in business and how to learn from your mistakes. Ranging from chapters on Starting out to Striking a Balance and Culture is Everything to Growing a Business.
Instructive tales with morals such as: It is hard to serve two masters; Under-promise and over-deliver; It is the journey, not the destination, which brings real happiness. There is much to be learned from these heartwarming and amusing stories.
About the Author
Mark Price is a British businessman and the former managing director of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership. He worked at the JLP for 34 years. Mark was appointed Chairman of Business in the Community in January 2011, a post he held for four years, and was also appointed Chairman of the Prince's Countryside Fund in 2010.
He joined the Conservative government as the Minister of State for International Trade in February 2016. He was appointed a Commander of The Royal Victorian Order in the 2014 New Year's Honours.