We all know how precious partnerships and friendships are – especially in Hollywood. They’re what keep you sane.
In Working Together: Why Great Partnerships Succeed former Disney CEO Michael Eisner uses his own collaboration with Frank Wells as a launching point to intimately investigate:
10 Famously Successful Business Collaborations:
Michael D. Eisner and Frank Wells (Disney)
Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger (Berkshire Hathaway)
Bill and Melinda Gates (The Gates Foundation)
Brian Grazer and Ron Howard (Imagine Entertainment)
Valentino and Giancarlo Giammetti (Valentino)
Ian Schrager and Steve Rubell (Studio 54)
Arthur Blank and Bernie Marcus (The Home Depot)
Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken (restaurateurs)
Joe Torre and Don Zimmer (New York Yankees)
John Angelo and Michael Gordon (finance)
Would that I could make this required reading for a whole list of people!
SNEAK PEAK: Harper Collins lets you browse what seems to me the whole book:
I’ll add a review after I’ve read it – this just came out today.