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Management in 10 Words by Terry Leahy

Management in 10 Words by Terry Leahy

"When [Terry Leahy] became CEO, he was determined to reinforce the changes that were already appearing. He formulated the second Tesco value, "Treat people how we like to be treated", inside the company and out. 

Just as the value "No one tries harder for customers" informed practice in relation to customers, so too did that of treating people well inform their practice. Tesco's decisions to continue the company's commitment to the staff's defined pension scheme was an expensive demonstration of values in practice.

The Tesco story is inspiring and getting some insight into how it happened is extremely valuable not only for retailers, but for any organisation that serves the general public."

Read more on Fin24.com by clicking here

About the book:

In his fourteen years as CEO of Tesco, Sir Terry Leahy not only turned the company into the largest supermarket chain in the UK but also transformed it into a global enterprise. As a result, Sir Terry is now one of the world's most admired business leaders, widely acclaimed for his drive, flair and no-nonsense approach.

In Management in 10 Words he draws on his experience and expertise to pinpoint the ten vital attributes that make successful managers and underlie great organisations. He tackles the challenges that every manager faces, in a series of insights that are personal, provocative, and down to earth. 

Click here for more information about Management in 10 Words

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