[Reading] ➶ Last Man Standing ➽ Duff McDonald – Writerscompany.co.uk

Last Man Standing It is clear and concise, bringing readers to a higher level of understanding of Jamie Dimon as a person, a leader and a revolutionary during a time of great change in the finance industry Yet, the book relies too much on facts and numbers not a bad thing and tip the optimal equilibrium between telling an accurate story and telling an exciting story towards the wrong end, making this a rather not too interesting read I also have an issue with the way events are told in a matter of conveni It is clear and concise, bringing readers to a higher level of understanding of Jamie Dimon as a person, a leader and a revolutionary during a time of great change in the finance industry Yet, the book relies too much on facts and numbers not a bad thing and tip the optimal equilibrium between telling an accurate story and telling an exciting story towards th Fantastic book It s highly insightful on the banking industry in the US in the past 2 decades as well as on Jamie Dimon The book is very well written and very thoroughly researched, with lots of quotations from books, articles, earning calls, annual reports, and quotes from people closed to the situation While some says the book paints a too rosy picture of Jamie Dimon, I find the author has done a great job of balancing the views by giving views from both sides of the camp always It s one o Fantastic book It s highly insightful on the banking industry in the US in the past 2 decades as well as on Jamie Dimon The book is very well written and very thoroughly resear Fascinating and flattering profile of financial powerDuff McDonald s book covers a fascinating historical moment the 2008 2009 Wall Street debacle by profiling a pivotal character in the thick of it, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase Having spent extensive time with Dimon, McDonald combines his reporting with published sources, Dimon s own writings and statements, and interviews with his associates, employees or relatives McDonald covers Dimon s youth, business school education and ev Fascinating and flattering profile of financial powerDuff McDonald s book covers a fascinating historical moment the 2008 2009 Wall Street debacle by profiling a pivotal character in the thick of it, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase Having spent extensive time with Dimon, McDonald combines his reporting with published sources, Dimon s own writin Great book about a great bankerThough too much unrestricted praise for Dimon, he surely is one of the top bankers the world has seen Very good book, with much history of each of Jamie s career steps and phases, and also the details of the banks and the decisions that were made The Epilogue is unnecessary, as the comparison between Jamie and Sandy is vain saying that Jamie is bigger or vice versa is irrelevant and wrong both are who they are, and accomplished what they accomplished, b Great book about a great bankerThough too much unrestricted praise for Dimon, he surely is one of the top bankers the world has seen Very good book, with much histo This book chronicles career journey of Jamie Dimon from his pupillage days with Sandy Weill building Citigroup, their infamous separation as mentor and protege and his comeback as CEO of Bank One and eventually JPMorgan, overtaking Citi as the largest bank in Wall Street It is written in a fast, action packed style, keeping me awake after midnight and leaving me late for work the next day It describes Jamie in the best light possible with no little bias against his former mentor and his rivals This book chronicles career journey of Jamie Dimon from his pupillage days with Sandy Weill building Citigroup, their infamous separation as mentor and protege and his comeback as CEO of Ba Good history of Jamie Dimon intesting even if at times is appears to be overly adoring And the author doesn t seem to have a good understanding for how the financial system works or what happened in 2008 But a good account of Jamie s life a very impressive man. his biography covers mostly the business side of Jaime Dimon s rise to the peak of the Wall Street banking titans I was rather surprised being a business oriented type book it was also an interesting read Dimon of course has been around for a long time and it took him a while to step out from the shadow of Sandy Weill his mentor and later somewhat antagonist.Dimon is widely admired for his steady and studied way of operating in an environment of chaos that the banking industry has become Chao his biography covers mostly the business side of Jaime Dimon s rise to the peak of the Wall Street banking titans I was rather surprised being a business oriented type book it was also an interesting read Dimon of course has been around for a long time and it too I chose this book because I had heard that Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase was one of theresponsible Wall Street leaders Born into privilege, he attended undergraduate school at Tufts and received an MBA at Harvard where he met his wife He was a Wall Street wonder in his early 30s where he was also the recipient of valuable mentors He could be arrogant and bad tempered, however, those traits seemed to mellow through the years Conflicts with one of his mentors resulted in his firin I chose this book because I had heard that Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase was one of theresponsible Wall Street leaders Born into privilege, he attended undergraduate school at Tufts and received an MBA at Harvard where he met his wife He was a Wall Street wonder in his e One of the best books I ve ever read This writer has verve, style, and erudition. In The Midst Of This Disastrous Economic Climate, One Executive Has Weathered The Storm Deftly Than Any Other Jamie Dimon, Chairman And CEO Of JPMorgan Chase, Considered The Dominant Fi Gure On Wall Street Dimon S Eleventh Hour Acquisition, In 2008, Of Fl Ailing Archrival Bear Stearns Stunned The World Even Incredible JPMorgan S Continued Success In The Face Of An Industry Wide Meltdown That Has Seen Its CEO Become A Paragon Of Finance.In Last Man Standing, Award Winning Journalist Duff McDonald Chronicles Dimon S Tumultuous Rise From His Joining The Legendary Sandy Weill At American Express Fresh Out Of Harvard Business School To Their Building Of Citigroup And Dimon S Unceremonious Ouster To His Rescue Of Bank One And, At The Unprecedented Age Of Forty Eight, His Ascension To The Top Post At JPMorgan Chase A Bank He Transformed From A Broken Institution To The Sine Qua Non Of Global Banking In Five Short Years.Upon Gaining Unfettered Access To Dimon, McDonald Spent Countless Hours Interviewing Him And His Full Circle Of Family, Friends, And Colleagues To Provide An Unprecedented And Deeply Personal Look At This Extraordinary Figure Moving Beyond Dimon S Fortress Balance Sheets, McDonald Reveals A Dedicated Family Man Whose Uncanny Facility With Numbers And Tireless Work Ethic Are Complemented By Fierce Loyalty And An Unrelenting Aversion To Offi Ce Politics Dimon, For The First Time, Shares Detailed Insights On The Heart Of His Business And Management Philosophies, And Industry Titans Such As Weill And Warren Buffett Offer Their Analyses Of His Career.At A Time When Dimon S Competitors Watch Their Companies Crumble, JPMorgan Not Only Continues To Weather The Worst Period In The History Of Wall Street But Is Growing By Leaps And Bounds The Defi Nitive Biography Of Jamie Dimon, Last Man Standing Is By Far The Most Comprehensive Portrait Of The Only Man In Finance Today Who Can Be Called An American Hero.


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