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Kawasaki, Guy 1954-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 338 publications in 11 languages and 8,811 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: HD62.5, 658.11
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Guy Kawasaki
 
Most widely held works by Guy Kawasaki
The art of the start : the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to transform ideas into action, offering a step-by-step approach to launching great products, services, and companies and demonstrating how managers can unleash a creative approach to business at established companies
Enchantment : the art of changing hearts, minds, and actions by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Kawasaki's acclaimed books have established him as the entrepreneur's entrepreneur. Now he turns to the mystery of influence, and offers a new take on this key force that drives any successful business or personal interaction. This book's fundamental message is that in any transaction the goal is not to get your own way, but to bring about a voluntary, enduring, and delightful change of heart in other people, by working with and through them and enlisting their own goals and desires. It's enchantment that enables us to maneuver through difficult decisions, break people's entrenched habits, defy the wisdom of crowds, and get colleagues to work for long-term goals. Kawasaki's advice includes: how to achieve rapport, credibility, and trust; how to help people enchant themselves; how to overcome resistance; how to enchant your employees--and your boss; and how to resist enchantment.--From publisher description
Rules for revolutionaries : the capitalist manifesto for creating and marketing new products and services by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 7 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reality check : the irreverent guide to outsmarting, outmanaging, and outmarketing your competition by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Guy Kawasaki puts it, "If the two most popular words in your company are partner and strategic, and partner has become a verb, and strategic is used to describe decisions and activities that don't make sense"--It's time for a reality check. Here, Kawasaki has compiled his best wit, wisdom, and contrarian opinions in handy book form. From competition to customer service, innovation to marketing, he shows readers how to ignore fads and foolishness while sticking to commonsense practices. He explains, for instance: how to get a standing ovation, the art of schmoozing, how to create a community, the top ten lies of entrepreneurs, everything you wanted to know about getting a job in Silicon Valley but didn't know who to ask.--From publisher description
Selling the dream : how to promote your product, company, or ideas, and make a difference, using everyday evangelism by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Kawasaki's phenomenal success at Apple Computer and as a start-up entrepreneur was the result of an innovative approach to sales, marketing, and management called evangelism. Evangelism means convincing people to believe in your product or ideas as much as you do, by using fervor, zeal, guts, and cunning to mobilize your customers and staff into becoming as passionate about a cause as you are. Selling the Dream is a handbook and workbook for putting evangelism into action. Kawasaki charts a complete blueprint for the beginning evangelist that covers such topics as how to define a cause (whether it is a business, like Windham Hill Records or the Body Shop, or a public interest concern, like the National Audubon Society or Mothers Against Drunk Driving), how to identify good and bad enemies, how to deliver an effective presentation, and how to find, train, and recruit new evangelists. One of the highlights of the book is a short course in developing an evangelistic business plan, illustrated by the complete, original Macintosh Product Introduction Plan
How to drive your competition crazy : creating disruption for fun and profit by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you are launching a new company or product, consolidating your strength in the marketplace, or trying to hold your own against a competitor with greater resources, How to Drive Your Competition Crazy offers a comprehensive blueprint for success. From the initial steps of learning as much about your own company as you do about your enemy to advanced techniques like playing with your opponents' minds, Guy Kawasaki explores every facet of the premise that the best defense is a good offense. Along the way he offers instructive examples of how a wide range of companies has trounced their competitors
The Macintosh way by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of social media : power tips for power users by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bottom-up strategy [intended] to produce a focused, thorough, and compelling presence on the most popular social-media platforms ... [guiding] you through steps to build your foundation, amass your digital assets, optimize your profile, attract more followers, and effectively integrate social media and blogging"--Amazon.com
The art of the start 2.0 : the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly revised and updated, a 10th-anniversary edition of an iconic, best-selling guide for start-ups provides expert advice on a wealth of topics -- including writing a business plan, recruiting, raising capital and branding. --Publisher's description
What the plus! : Google+ for the rest of us by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kawasaki explains how to use and master the most important Google+ mechanics. He describes the best ways to get started, construct a compelling profile, achieve trustworthiness, optimize for social searches, post and share comments and photos, respond to comments, and gain followers
The art of the start the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything by Guy Kawasaki( )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What does it take to turn ideas into action? What are the elements of a perfect pitch? How do you win the war for talent? How do you establish a brand without bucks? These are some of the issues everyone faces when starting or revitalizing any undertaking, and Guy Kawasaki, former marketing maven of Apple Computer, provides the answers
APE, author, publisher, entrepreneur by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 2011 the publisher of Guy Kawasaki's New York Times bestseller, Enchantment, could not fill an order for 500 ebook copies of the book. Because of this experience, Guy self-published his next book, What the Plus! and learned first-hand that self-publishing is a complex, confusing, and idiosyncratic process. As Steve Jobs said, 'There must be a better way.' With Shawn Welch, a tech wizard, Guy wrote APE to help people take control of their writing careers by publishing their books. The thesis of APE is simple but powerful: When a self-publisher successfully fills three roles--author, publisher and entrepreneur--the potential benefits are greater than with traditional publishing."--Cover
Hindsights : the wisdom and breakthroughs of remarkable people by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of interviews with thirty-three people from all walks of life. Each answered the question: What have you learned from your life that you would like to share with the next generation?
Reality check the irreverent guide to outsmarting, outmanaging, and outmarketing your competition by Guy Kawasaki( Recording )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Guy Kawasaki puts it, "If the two most popular words in your company are partner and strategic, and partner has become a verb, and strategic is used to describe decisions and activities that don't make sense"--It's time for a reality check. Here, Kawasaki has compiled his best wit, wisdom, and contrarian opinions in handy book form. From competition to customer service, innovation to marketing, he shows readers how to ignore fads and foolishness while sticking to commonsense practices. He explains, for instance: how to get a standing ovation, the art of schmoozing, how to create a community, the top ten lies of entrepreneurs, everything you wanted to know about getting a job in Silicon Valley but didn't know who to ask.--From publisher description
Enchantment by Guy Kawasaki( )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Kawasaki's acclaimed books have established him as the entrepreneur's entrepreneur. Now he turns to the mystery of influence, and offers a new take on this key force that drives any successful business or personal interaction. This book's fundamental message is that in any transaction the goal is not to get your own way, but to bring about a voluntary, enduring, and delightful change of heart in other people, by working with and through them and enlisting their own goals and desires. It's enchantment that enables us to maneuver through difficult decisions, break people's entrenched habits, defy the wisdom of crowds, and get colleagues to work for long-term goals. Kawasaki's advice includes: how to achieve rapport, credibility, and trust; how to help people enchant themselves; how to overcome resistance; how to enchant your employees--and your boss; and how to resist enchantment.--From publisher description
Database 101 by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Kunst, die Konkurrenz zum Wahnsinn zu treiben by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rules for revolutionaries by Guy Kawasaki( Visual )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using examples from the personal-compputer industry and a broad spectrum of other industries, Kawasaki outlines the ten things that a revolutionary must do to succeed in today's business climate. His presentation is a complete and pragmatic guide to the creation and marketing of revolutionary products and services for people who want to change the world."--Container
The art of enchantment : how to woo, influence and persuade by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Art of the Start : von der Kunst, ein Unternehmen erfolgreich zu gründen by Guy Kawasaki( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eines der 100 besten Wirtschaftsbücher aller Zeiten Vorteile - So wird aus Geschäftsideen Wirklichkeit Dieses Buch ist kein 'Blabla'-, kein 'Was wäre wenn'- und kein 'Die Welt könnte so schön sein'-Buch ... was immer Sie auch anfangen, was immer Ihre Idee ist, und wie viele 'Millionen Umsätze' Ihr Projekt auch bringen wird: Sie brauchen unbedingt dieses Buch."" Andreas Pizsa auf Amazon.de Zum Werk In der Wirtschaftsabteilung einer Buchhandlung werden jede Menge Bücher zur Unternehmensgründung angeboten. Wie aber findet man das Buch, das die e
 
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Alternative Names
Guy Kawasaki Amerikaans ondernemer

Guy Kawasaki manager, imprenditore e saggista statunitense

Guy Kawasaki US-amerikanischer Autor, Unternehmer und Risikokapitalgeber

Гай Кавазаки

Гай Кавасакі

Кавасаки, Гай

קאווסאקי, גאי

קאווסאקי, גאי 1954-

غاي كاواساكي

ガイ・カワサキ

カワサキ, ガイ

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Enchantment : the art of changing hearts, minds, and actionsRules for revolutionaries : the capitalist manifesto for creating and marketing new products and servicesReality check : the irreverent guide to outsmarting, outmanaging, and outmarketing your competitionSelling the dream : how to promote your product, company, or ideas, and make a difference, using everyday evangelismHow to drive your competition crazy : creating disruption for fun and profitThe Macintosh wayThe art of the start the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anythingHindsights : the wisdom and breakthroughs of remarkable people