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Winners Dream

Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon

5 mins

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Winners Dream will inspire you to get moving with the incredible rags-to-riches story of Bill McDermott, who went from humble beginnings to become the CEO of SAP, the biggest business software company in the world.

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Winners Dream

Winners Dream

by Bill McDermott with Joanne Gordon

Overview

Have you ever had a moment when you just knew your purpose? When you were finally confident, without any doubts, that you were going to fulfill your dream?

If you have, then you know how powerful these epiphanies can be. But life often gets in the way and makes it hard for our goals to become reality. The path is difficult — we fail, experience setbacks, and have fears that we'll never really make it.

No matter your background, Bill McDermott's story will inspire you to get out there and reach your dreams. McDermott went from owning a deli at age 16 to becoming CEO of SAP, a software company valued at over $144 billion. Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office will show you how to pave the way to ultimate success in business and life.

Favorite quote

The battles that count aren't the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself—the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us—that's where it's at.

- Bill McDermott

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