Galway-based keynote speaker and best selling author Kevin Kelly has just launched his new book Do — The Pursuit of Xceptional Execution here and in the United States. Already the book has been endorsed by many New York Times best selling authors including business guru and author Tom Peters whose comments feature on the front cover:
"Now I can retire in peace. Kevin Kelly has written the book I always wanted to write. And he's done to the point of perfection—calling it xceptional execution,” said Mr Peters.
The new business title distills nearly two decades of research about why some startups/SMEs succeed and why others fail. DO! is the culmination of his life experiences, client work and keynote insights.
He highlights what makes exceptional businesses and their leaders—which he dubs the “Xceptionalists”—succeed beyond all odds, and features exclusive interviews with the entrepreneurs behind fast-growing, innovative companies from around the world such as Dwolla, considered as one of the top ten disruptive technologies in the world by, Globant, the fastest growing company in South America with 130m in revenues, Outfit 7, the creators of the talking tom app with over 1.2billion downloads and others.
The book focuses on the power of simple execution, and how it is the single defining variable in why some entrepreneurs experience unprecedented success. "You don’t have