On Becoming Extraordinary: Decoding Accenture and other Star Professional Service Firms


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Inspiration Press
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6.0 X 0.69 X 9.0 inches | 0.97 pounds

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About the Author

Pieter Klaas Jagersma is an entrepreneur, supervisory/advisory board member, and [guest/visiting] professor of business administration. After earning his Ph.D, in the early 1990s, he worked at McKinsey & Co., before accepting an offer to join Nyenrode as a senior faculty member. At age 29, he became the youngest full business administration professor in Dutch history [Professor of International Entrepreneurship]. He joined the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam faculty in 2000 [Professor of Strategy]. He is also a [visiting] professor at other Dutch and foreign universities and business schools. Prof. Jagersma is the author of various books and articles published in scientific journals, management magazines, and newspapers. His books have sold more than one million copies worldwide. He participates in many private and public sector initiatives, such as Tros Aktua Export [a Dutch TV show on export management], the Dutch Export Award [chaired by the Minister of Economic Affairs], and Holland's Young Captain Award [Holland's most reputable award for outliers in management]. He is supervisory/advisory board member at various companies such as Ricoh Netherlands, Rijk Zwaan, Egeria Investments, NRC Media Groep, Mirror Controls International [MCi], 3a Global Risk Management, CCIC, and ISA International. As the leading professor of international entrepreneurship and export management in the Netherlands, he also serves as a counselor to the Dutch government. He is featured in Marquis 'Who's Who in the World' as one of the world's leading achievers in his field. Pieter Klaas Jagersma received his B.S and M.Sc degrees from Groningen University [summa cum laude] and his Ph.D in economics from Tilburg University.