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13. Know your thought leader 3: Tom Peters

Excellence! Love Peters or hate him, he’s still banging away at a core idea: make excellence your minimum standard and you’ll always be in demand. That’s a nice position to be in.

Easy to say, but how’s it done? And didn’t many of those original In Search of Excellence case studies not do so well in the long term?

Tom Peters is the man who runs the Tom Peters Group (of course!). His main subject is excellence, on which he has written many influential books and articles. Importantly, though, he’s not an academic and he isn’t attached to any particular university. As well as being an author he spends a large part of his time on the lecture circuit. His most famous and probably most widely read book is ...

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