The Go-Getter: A Story That Tells You How to be One by Peter B. Kyne. No cover available. Download; Bibrec. Although Kyne’s tale of business smarts has been around for some time (it was first published by William Randolph Hearst in ), it doesn’t feel dated. Indeed . Publisher’s Notes. Ever since its first printing in , The Go-Getter has inspired employees and entrepreneurs to take initiative, increase their productivity, and.

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Forgive me if I’ve been a trifle–ah–ahem! Please try again kyns. The second time you do it you’ll get a month’s lay-off to think it over, and the third time you’ll be out–for keeps. Peck into Cappy’s presence.

Kek’s story he, the said Herman Joost, would be at the store sometime before nine o’clock, and if Mr. This small story, narrates brief encounter depicting, if you are fully dedicated then every job is possible.

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I used to disguise myself as a Christmas tree or a box car and pick off German sharp-shooters. He screamed at Mr.

From early on it was clear gettfr he had a gift for writing, and his time in the army during the Spanish-American War and World War I gave him plenty to write about. I’m going to heave a brick through that show window, grab the perer and run with it. Now in this new century, companies are handing this book out to employees to bring back the old work ethic. You can cash your checks. Peck’s left forearm has been amputated half way to the elbow and he walks with a slight limp; the result of a broken leg that was a long time mending, and now it’s shorter than it really ought to be.


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I’ll give him the same salary Andrews was getting before Peck took over his territory. Brake-man, I’m much obliged to you.

On his way down the street he had taken the precaution to pick up a policeman and bring him along with him. I forgive you–and I’ll make good in Shanghai.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Peck limped over to the Palace Hotel and procured a telephone directory. Remember, Comrade Peck has half of his left forearm buried in France. As the door closed behind him, Mr. In general, I hate parable-based, lesson in a story books. The story centers around disabled World War I veteran Bill Peck, a worker who must overcome many obstacles in order to build a successful life for himself. You told me what to do, but you did not insult my intelligence by telling me how to do it.

It was now dark and over the art shop B. The train slid to a halt, a brakeman opened a vestibule door, and Bill Peck stepped wearily aboard.

The lights were switched on in the store and Mr. Short, but powerful parable story about powering through obstacles, as well as how to be a leader who promotes growth.

Matt Peasley came to the telephone and listened sympathetically to Peck’s tale of woe. This was a very nice short story about tireless persistence and ingenuity with the primary character being a “disabled” veteran of WWI contrasted with other lazy workers the bosses grtter who consistently beats the almost “impossible” odds stacked against him For anyone who doesn’t wish to buy the audio book, you can download this off librivox.


Kek cared to, he might await him there. Skinner, dear boy, haven’t we got about half a million feet of skunk spruce to saw off on somebody?

The Go-Getter (a Story That Tells You How to Be One)

When did they sell you a membership in the military forces of the United States of America? I want that blue vase.

I wouldn’t disappoint him for my right arm. Read reviews that mention blue vase shall be done quick read dave ramsey must read easy read years ago short story highly recommend read this book hard work get the job war veteran bill peck never give great book lumber company waste your time required reading job done. Get to Know Us.

This quick read lets you know what it means to be one. Your store is not on fire, but I had to say so in order to get you to the telephone. Cohn’s voice dripped syrup. Improvise, overcome, adapt, and life will shower you with blessings and opportunity. Peck what he is worth and not a cent more. It made me laugh and then unexpectedly bawl my eyes out. Do you know why I asked you to take on Bill Peck? Comrade Peck watched Gettwr listen attentively for fully two minutes, then heard him say: When still under 18, he lied about his age and enlisted in Company Geyter, 14th U.

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