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CEO Club with James Goodnight

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James Goodnight created SAS, a firm that develops and licenses software for businesses, in 1976, and the firm has grown to the largest privately held software company in the world. In 2004 Harvard Business School named him one of the “20th Century's Greatest American Business Leaders.” In his talk at the CEO Club he attributes his company's success to “creating a great place to work,” and says this is done by focusing on “excellence, environment, and empowerment.”

Format: Lecture
Length: 27

Presenter(s): James Goodnight

Date: December 2, 2008

Location: Wharf Room, Boston Harbor Hotel

Sponsor(s): Chief Executives' Club of Boston

URL: http://frontrow.bc.edu/program/goodnight/

The information on this page is accurate as of December 2008