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Making it in America : a 12-point plan for growing your business and keeping jobs at home

by Bassett, John D., III, 1937- (Author), Henican, Ellis (Author)

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In Making It in America, Bassett tells you the secrets that have made Vaughan-Bassett Furniture so successful doing what everyone said couldn't be done. Drawing on rich life experience, including the everyday challenges running a traditional manufacturing company, Bassett constructs a 12-point plan... Full description

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Summary: In Making It in America, Bassett tells you the secrets that have made Vaughan-Bassett Furniture so successful doing what everyone said couldn't be done. Drawing on rich life experience, including the everyday challenges running a traditional manufacturing company, Bassett constructs a 12-point plan to achieve successful leadership in any business. These steps include: Have a winning attitude, respect your employees, don't panic, reinvest constantly, and make the best of the worst. Bassett's story is about how those values underpinned his personal success and how they can revitalize America itself.
Physical Description: xx, 260 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781455563555
1455563552
Author Notes: JOHN D. BASSETT III is a third-generation factory man who went up against the global market to save his family furniture business. He now employs hundreds of people at Vaughan-Bassett furniture.

ELLIS HENICAN is a journalist, a television commentator, and the co-author of five New York Times bestsellers.

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