“Your best career opportunities often come out of chaos and failure. In All Hands on Deck, Peter Boni has given us the perfect playbook to recognize these opportunities and, more importantly, take advantage of them.”
—Matt Audette, CFO, eTrade
“In a thoughtful but highly readable manner, Peter makes what he has mastered over decades of achievement accessible to others. This is the go-to read for anyone who has the courage and passion to want to lead transformative change.”
—Leslie E. Mitts, Practice Director, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
“With All Hands on Deck, Peter Boni has given us a timeless guide to navigating the challenges of organizational change in today’s ever more turbulent seas. He provides us with powerful reflections from six change leaders representing a broad array of settings, embeds their work and his career in an easy-to-use framework, and takes us through the critical details of execution that spell success or failure for any change effort. A must read for anyone commencing a significant change effort!”
—Len Schlesinger, Baker Foundation Professor, Harvard Business School, President Emeritus, Babson College
“All Hands on Deck delivers a simple, powerful, three-step process to solve the most complex of organizational challenges. If you want to know how to set your team up for successful execution, use this wonderful book as your tool!”
—Steve Chandler, author of 100 Ways to Motivate Others
How do you take an underperforming unit—team, department, office, or company—that has run aground and get it moving forward?
In All Hands On Deck, Peter J. Boni shows any leader or aspiring leader exactly what to do. Following his advice, recognition and rewards come quickly. It even allows leaders without an MBA or Ivy League education to leapfrog over those who have superior credentials or stronger ties to the old boys’ network.
Peter’s own career is the best illustration of his methods. A former special operations infantry officer and decorated combat veteran, Boni became a high-tech CEO of a wide variety of companies during a 30-year business career, leading many of them through the varying stages of growth, maturity, trouble, and renewal.
Boni shows you how to use his scars of experience to rapidly advance your own career. Through his own experiences and detailed case studies, All Hands On Deck clearly illustrates how to:
Peter J. Boni has advanced by tackling tough assignments to reposition organizations that have run aground. During his career, he added $5 billion of value as a CEO, Fortune 500 executive, consultant, director, and venture capital investor. Twice cited in Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year competition, he has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and Investor’s Business Daily and commented for CNBC, TheStreet.com, and Fox Business. Drawing from real-world business and military experience, he has refined a three-phase leadership process to advance careers and guide organizational teams through troubled waters. Boni resides in the Philadelphia area and sails in his native Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
The author will be donating a portion of the proceeds for this book to the nonprofit Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE).