For years I have wanted to find a book I could enthusiastically recommend to people in search of the key elements peculiar to building enduring, great professional firms. Finally, that book exists.
—Jim Collins, Author of Good to Great and Coauthor of Built to Last
Jay Lorsch and Tom Tierney are sometimes iconoclastic, often provocative, and always, always informative.
—David Gergen, former Director, Center for Public Leadership, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
With clear principles and many stimulating examples, this well-written book will provoke reflection and debate among professional firm leaders.
—David H. Maister, Coauthor of First Among Equals