Trillion Dollar Coach

The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell

Ranked #31 in Silicon Valley, Ranked #32 in Mentoringsee more rankings.

The team behind How Google Works returns with management lessons from legendary coach and business executive, Bill Campbell, whose mentoring of some of our most successful modern entrepreneurs has helped create well over a trillion dollars in market value.

Bill Campbell played an instrumental role in the growth of several prominent companies, such as Google, Apple, and Intuit, fostering deep relationships with Silicon Valley visionaries, including Steve Jobs, Larry Page, and Eric Schmidt. In addition, this business genius mentored dozens of other important leaders on both coasts,...

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Tim Cook CEO/AppleBill's passion for innovation and teamwork was a gift to Apple and the world. Trillion Dollar Coach has captured his tireless spirit so future generations can learn from one of our industry's greatest leaders. (Source)

Sheryl Sandberg COO/FacebookBill shared his wisdom generously, expecting nothing back but the joy he got from teaching others. I was privileged to have him as my coach for several years. Many times since then, when asked for advice by others, I think of Bill and try to live up to the example he set. (Source)

Sundar Pichai CEO/GoogleWhenever I saw Bill, he gave me great perspective about what really matters. At the end of the day, it's the people in your life. Bill had such strong principles around community and how to bring people together. We used those principles - detailed in Trillion Dollar Coach - to form the foundation of Google's leadership training, so all of our leaders can continue to learn from Bill. (Source)

Adam Grant Silicon Valley’s best-kept secret is not a piece of hardware, a bit of software, or a hacker. It’s a former football coach named Bill Campbell, who became so indispensable that Steve Jobs went on a weekly Sunday walk with him and the Google founders said they wouldn’t have made it without him. We all need coaches to improve, and this book explains what made Bill such a great one—it’s a playbook for bringing out the best in others, being simultaneously supportive and challenging, and giving more than lip service to the notion of putting people first. (Source)

Jeff Morris Jr. @AnthonyJCampbel @mckaywrigley The book was fantastic. (Source)

Patrick Betdavid Good luck trying to put this book down. A must read book by @ericschmidt, former Executive Chairman of @Google. (Source)

Gareth Cliff Still don’t know how powerful podcasts are? OK, don’t take it from me, take it from Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt, who says in this podcast that he’s interested in talking about his new book with podcast audiences, because among other things: @CliffCentralCom (Source)

Marco Montemagno Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell FANTASTIC BOOK >> Here are my video notes and lessons learned @ericschmidt @jjrosenberg @HarperBusiness (Source)

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