Doing Things Right and Wrong Matters: Excellence and Relevance
- By Inder Sidhu
- Published Oct 15, 2010 by FT Press. Part of the FT Press Delivers Elements series.
- Copyright 2011
- Dimensions: 5-3/8" x 8-1/4"
- Pages: 10
- Edition: 1st
- eBook (Watermarked)
- ISBN-10: 0-13-261519-3
- ISBN-13: 978-0-13-261519-8
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This Element is an excerpt from Doing Both: How Cisco Captures Today's Profit and Drives Tomorrow's Growth (9780137083640) by Inder Sidhu. Available in print and digital formats.
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