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"True to Our Rootstells how Paul Dolan, CEO of Fetzer Vineyards, has led his company to sustained growth and excellence through groundbreaking concepts of management, coupled with a keen sense of environmental stewardship. Dolan's revolution is outlined through his six principles of sustainability leadership: - Your company's culture is determined by the context you create ...more
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Published February 1st 2004 by Blackstone Audiobooks (first published 2003)
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Andrew
Jun 21, 2011 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Ehhh.....

I recognize that I was looking for the wrong things out of this book, but even when I shifted my focus I was still left a little unimpressed.

I suppose I was looking more for detailed stories of what they came across with their wine making and perhaps some wine maker science explained...etc. I obviously picked up the wrong book for that. This is a primarily (sustainable) business focused read which will repeat over and over their core values and what they strive to do daily to meet them
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Susan Belhassen
Oct 03, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Enjoyed it and its positive message.

And, as suggested in a previous review, I did have this assigned as a text for a college business course and am thankful for it. Definitely motivational and provided good ideas about business structure, management, communication and sustainability.

It's true (re: previous reviewer), the book lacks testimony from the employees themselves about the success of implemented programs. However, that's not really what the book is about to me. This first person narrat
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Ryan Pereus
Feb 17, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
although I thought alot of the lessons this guy learned in his journey were a bit trite and or common among ambitious entrepreneurs, I did think the breadth and depth of effort made to ensure the business was sustainable and as pollution free as possible was extraordinary
Jung
Nov 17, 2007 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: wine lovers, agriculture, sustainability, green business, corporate social responsibility
Inspirational.
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