With the help of best-selling author Robert Shook (Longaberger: An American Success Story), Steward recounts how he overcame obstacles common to any entrepreneur and also those specific to an African-American in the world of high technology. In a very readable style, Steward links biblical and business principles.
Steward delivers 52 chapters, each initiated by a biblical passage that emphasize their impact on his personal struggle to build a billion-dollar business. Included are:
Christian business owners, mangers and supervisors will all not only benefit from reading this book but also enjoy the informative content and conversational style. -- Judy Waggoner, Christian Book Previews.com
In the tradition of Jesus, CEO comes an inspirational business book that will appeal to anyone seeking success.
An indispensable volume that shows how to succeed in business by using the Bible and its lessons as a source of inspiration and guidance.
In 1990, David L. Steward founded his company, Worldwide Technology, Inc., on a shoestring budget and borrowed money, well aware of the high-risk nature of the venture he was undertaking. Despite the fact that he was a novice entrepreneur, he was certain he would succeed. Steward believed intensely that God wouldn't let him down. Doing Business by the Good Book shares the inspiring lessons culled straight from the Bible, that Steward used to build his privately held billion-dollar company into a global information technology enterprise.
"David Steward has come up with an idea that betters the way we live and work. The idea that he embodies is not actually new -- it is a 2,000-year-old philosophy that makes as much sense today as it did back then." --Former President George H. Bush, from the foreword to Doing Business by the Good Book
In Doing Business by the Good Book, Steward delivers 52 chapters, each accompanied by scriptural passages that emphasize their impact on his personal struggle to build a billion-dollar business. Included are chapters such as: