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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Uudempi teksti Vanhempi viesti Etusivu. These 3 locations in All: His conversations would be brief; good news travels fast. Much was at stake; the future of Goldman Sachs would be decided in the enddlich thirty-six hours. 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.

Moreover, few partners had ever been asked to leave; graceful and bittersweet departures almost always capped lengthy and prosperous careers. Perhaps the ethos and pride they have for the safeguarding of their own culture could have been used when regarding the rest of us. Goldman Sachs Author Lisa Endlich 60minutes. During the sudcess presentation he said almost nothing.

Senior partner of Lazards said “The believe if they are successful it is because they are particularly smart and then because they are particularly smart they can do anything”.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Lisa Tne 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 sachw economic and business history.

All of this fits succcess with their mantra–greedy, but long term greedy. Endlich tracks the history of the company from its early days and the dual tje structure to the point of the IPO and the transformation of Goldman into the strongest investment bank available. At the almost end of the 20th cilture, the leaders This book mainly narrates the history of the Goldman Sachs and how it became a public company.


These 2 locations in Victoria: May be till technology did not play as big a role as it does today but I am still surprised. 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. It has most often been a leader pair, not just one leader.

Those telephoned that autumn morning were being offered not only vast wealth but virtual lifetime employment as well. 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.

I thought Lisa Endlich did an excellent job in bringing the reader through the history.

Goldman Sachs: The Culture Of Success by Lisa Endlich

I do like the finance. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Each would reach for the receiver hoping Weinberg was about to extend an invitation to the most exclusive club on Wall Street — the partnership of Goldman Sachs. I learned quite a lot about the Goldman Sachs firm as a result of this book and I look forward to reading the rest of the Goldman books on my list.

In the ‘s there were multiple scandals with traders, some of which hit home to the firm. Public Private login e.

Goldman Sachs: The Culture of Success

Earnings would be more volatile in these new businesses, and to remain competitive a fortified capital base would need to be built. Goldman Sachs”s traditional strengths lay in the field of investment banking, in raising capital for large corporations or arranging mergers and acquisitions. Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. I would say it is a must read for everyone working in the finance, or especially in investment banking. Comments and reviews What are comments?


A little dry at times. That’s really not what this book was; this was basically a pretty broad overview of the Goldman Sachs history. enndlich

Enjoyable if you are a fan of financial industry history. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Q2 if you can establish company, what kind of company would you like to establish?

Jun 07, Dendi rated it it was amazing Shelves: Perhaps the most atypical feature of the class of was the number of partners elevated from the ranks of salesmen and traders.

Check copyright status Cite this Title Goldman Sachs: Oct 13, Amanda rated it really liked it Shelves: Writing style is quite dry, but the author does intersperse quotes from Goldman leadership throughout to add some necessary color. Before the morning was over he needed to telephone thirty-six men and one woman.

Supports the myth of Goldman’s uniqueness and ‘deserved success’. Partnership meetings are held on weekends; vacations and sleep are routinely interrupted with conference calls whose participants span the globe. It discussed the history of the firm from the founders to the process of going public and why the suuccess at the firm have such high values and an amazing reputation. May 18, Steph rated it liked it Shelves: Goldman Sqchs – The Culture of Success.

They really wanted to build long-term, lasting customer relationships. There is a lot to learn for many about how the investment bank operates, and especially how to lead an investment bank into success.

The recondite investment bank whose very name evokes endlih of gold, a firm as puissant as any on Wall Street, is investigated. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up.

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