Chapter 14. Epilogue
Well, now you know the secrets of the momentum effect—the phenomenon that drives some firms to such exceptional and efficient growth. As mentioned in the Preface, each of its elements is individually simple. It is assembling the pieces of the puzzle that is challenging, but now you have a framework to guide you in this task.
You, too, can deliver exceptional growth by building momentum in exactly the same way that leaders such as Steve Jobs, Michael Dell, Richard Branson, and Sam Walton did.
Yes, they were outstanding leaders, but you can be, too. You might make mistakes along the way, but so did they. There were plenty of moments when Jobs, Dell, Branson, Walton, and others stumbled off course. And so although their stories ...