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Author McDonald, Duff.

Title The firm : the story of McKinsey and its secret influence on American business / Duff McDonald.

Publisher New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013
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 Wheat Ridge Library  338.761001 MCDONALD    ON SHELF
 Columbine Library  338.761001 MCDONALD    ON SHELF
Edition 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Description 387 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary A revelatory history of the controversial consulting firm traces its decades-long influence in both business and political arenas, citing its role in the establishment of mainstream practices and modern understandings about capitalism.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-367) and index.
Contents The Ozark farm boy -- The making of the firm -- The age of influence -- The decade of doubt -- A return to form -- The crucial question : are they worth it or not? -- Revenge of the nerds -- The money grab -- Bad advice -- Retrenchment -- Breaking the compact.
Subject McKinsey and Company.
Business consultants.
Call # 338.761001 MCDONALD
ISBN 9781439190975