This work offers a summary of the book "FASTER COMPANY: Building the World's Nuttiest Turn-on-a-Dime Home-Grown Billion-Dollar Company" by Patrick Kelly and John Case.
Patrick Kelly is the founder and CEO of PSS/World Medical Inc. which in only 15 years has become the leader in the medical-supply industry. In this powerful book, the authors explain how this company has achieved this type of sustained hypergrowth solely on the strength of its business model and the application of the principles of a faster company.
The faster company concept is a set of four building blocks and eleven commandments that, when fully implemented, allow any company in any industry to become a faster company, thereby positioning the company to achieve and sustain a high-rate of ongoing growth regardless of external market conditions.
According Patrick Kelly and John Case, the faster company concept can be considered to be the foundation for hypergrowth companies of the future. Faster Company offers fresh ideas and unconventional strategies to any ambitious manager.