It Worked for Me: In Life And Leadership by Colin PowellIt Worked for Me: In Life And Leadership by Colin Powell

It Worked for Me: In Life And Leadership

byColin Powell

Paperback | June 3, 2014

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Colin Powell, one of America’s most admired public figures, reveals the principles that have shaped his life and career in this inspiring and engrossing memoir.

A beautiful companion to his previous memoir, the #1 New York Times bestseller My American Journey, Powell’s It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership is a trove of wisdom for anyone hoping to achieve their goals and turn their dreams into reality.

A message of strength and endurance from a man who has dedicated his life to public service, It Worked for Me is a book with the power to show readers everywhere how to achieve a more fulfilling life and career.

Colin Powell was born in New York City in 1937. He is a retired four-star general in the United States Army and has earned numerous military, civilian, and foreign honors. He has served four presidential administrations in a variety of roles, most recently as Secretary of State from 2001 to 2005. He lives in Virginia.
Title:It Worked for Me: In Life And LeadershipFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.68 inPublished:June 3, 2014Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062135139

ISBN - 13:9780062135131

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