Former Goldman Sachs Vice President Lisa Endlich draws on an insider’s knowledge to bring to life this unique company and the most stunning. Goldman Sachs, in most years the most profitable investment bank in the country, Lisa Endlich, Author Alfred A. Knopf $30 (p) ISBN Luckily, Lisa Endlich opens this mystery in her book Goldman Sachs – The Culture of Success. Endlich explains the history of the firm from the.

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Goldman Sachs: The Culture Of Success

liisa I’ll admit that this isn’t a book that most lay readers will pick up, only those of us who are in the economics, business or investment fields. Books by Lisa Endlich. This book is more like a “just-the-facts” history of Goldman Sachs, vulnerabilities, disappointments, and all. Weinberg”s anointed officially joined the partnership on Monday, December 1,the first day of the firm”s new fiscal year. For those interested in the history of markets the book also covers the time frame when the American firms tried to enter into the European market and all the difficulty that came from that.

The author takes you back to the beginning on how the firm began by running promissory notes in the late ‘s in New York. Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I’ve always been fascinated by cultures of excellence, and by people who are very motivated. One very interesting fact is that Goldman Sachs has typically had two persons in similar leading positions at the endich time.


Goldman Sachs Author Lisa Endlich 60minutes. Lisa Endlich looks at the history of Goldman Sachs through the company going public and the unique culture that developed around one of the most exclusive partnerships in economic and business history.

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Envy and frustration would cause one or two people to resign, but the vast majority would take the disappointment in stride, hoping for another shot at a partnership two years hence. I usually save extra money up, but I also buy gold as a property every month with extra money. Comments and reviews What are comments? I found it revealing how much time was spent discussing the profits accrued by these men and how little was mentioned about what these men did to benefit society as a whole while they held their position of power.

Dec 04, JoJo rated it really liked it. Given the name of the book, it’s hardly surprising that it’s a biased account, but the writer has a tendency to make unqualified statements like “there is complete agreement” and “it is beyond a doubt” without og evidence.

Goldman Sachs”s traditional strengths lay in the field of investment banking, in raising capital for large corporations or arranging mergers and acquisitions. Mar 26, Kailene rated it it was amazing. It is fairly clear the esteem in which she holds her former employers and this probably allowed her the access to get direct opinions from the host of important players in the firm’s history.

Want to Read saving…. A2 I would tbe to establish company of tour. At the annual partnership meeting held in New York, Steve Friedman and Bob Rubin, who would be cultuure co-vice chairmen the following year, announced that the firm was considering selling itself to the investing public. I found it revealing how much time was spent discussi No doubting the author’s skill and knowledge of subject, I found this book to be interesting despite its absolute and complete bias.


In the early part of the book, the author spends a great deal of time discussing the unique culture of Goldman Sachs and how this culture might be threatened by becoming a private company. To view it, click here. I found it incredibly fascinating to see this firm develop throughout the years and didn’t realize the immense impact it had on the market place.

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Culture and Demography in Organizations J. We’re too big now. Unfortunately history would not make this a pleasant situation since shortly after he returned to Germany Adolf Hitler was named Der Fuhrer. Aron currency and commodities trading — had been separated into dozens of specialized departments, many members of which had very little contact with employees from outside their own department.