In Simply Brilliant, the visionary co-founder of Fast Company William C. Taylor goes behind the scenes at nineteen organizations that are revolutionizing their otherwise humdrum fields. These unlikely agents of change range from a parking garage that also serves as a wedding venue to a military insurance company that puts salespeople through simulated overseas deployment.
William C. Taylor is co-founder and founding editor of Fast Company and the bestselling author of Practically Radical and Mavericks at Work. He writes a popular blog for the Harvard Business Review and was a columnist for The New York Times and the Guardian.
Simply Brilliant offers transformative messages for leaders in all
walks of life. This book will challenge you to look at yourself,
your work, and the world around you with fresh eyes and a more open
*educator, author of CREATIVE SCHOOLS*
Bill Taylor has done it again. This book is going to change your business forever-when you read it, you'll understand.
*author of Linchpin*
I love this book so much. Greatness (!) from real people (!) in the most un-Silicon Valley (!) markets and locations imaginable. Wow!
*coauthor of In Search of Excellence*
A fascinating look inside companies that are rewriting the rules of success. If you've ever wondered whether imagination beats knowledge and passion overcomes ambition, drop what you're doing and read this book.
*Wharton professor and author of Originals and Give and Take*