The Business of Winning
Insights in Transformation from F1 to the Boardroom
by Mark Gallagher
This title was previously available on NetGalley and is now archived.
Pub Date 26 Oct 2021 | Archive Date 27 Oct 2021
Kogan Page Ltd, Kogan Page
Have you ever wondered what has made Mercedes the undisputed kings of Formula One? Do you want to know how Lewis Hamilton has managed to exceed legendary driver Michael Schumacher's record of winning races? And most of all, do you want to find out how to inject that winning streak to your business strategy?
In this riveting insider's account of nearly 40 years in the Formula One industry, Mark Gallagher explains what it takes to succeed in a competitive business with high technology, high finance and immensely high stakes. Like any global business, Formula One demands the best from its people. To thrive within it requires impeccable leadership and communications skills. You also need to bring in the ability to design, manufacture, develop and launch a constantly improving high-technology product, constantly working to immoveable deadlines with an immense supply chain and tight regulations.
The Business of Winning sets out a one-stop management guide for business leaders keen to emulate this high-speed, high-impact approach to business. This entirely revised new edition unveils how Formula One is using new technologies to finesse the most minute of details, whilst reaching new audiences, playing its part in sustainability with the aim of being carbon neutral by 2030 and showing the way to diversity and inclusion.
Available on NetGalley
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Based on his experience with Formula One, Gallagher tackles some of the business issues faced today - competition, technology, impact, supply chains and many other issues. This is an entertaining and informative read. Thanks to NetGalley for a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review