David Bradford- Up Your Game: 6 Timeless Principles for Networking Your Way to the Top
This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews David Bradford. The original live interview was 10/09/15.
No matter where you are on your career trajectory, a new college graduate, a CEO, or anywhere in between, networking is essential to your success. Here, David Bradford shows us, “network” doesn’t have to be a four-letter word. Bradford, “The Bottlecap Kid”, rose from humble beginnings to become CEO of two of the country’s top 50 tech companies and is arguably the most connected human on planet Earth. In this book, he shares with us his six “UP Principles” – The very same strategies he attributes to his tremendous success.
Today, David is Executive Chairman of VIEW- Virtual Immersive Educational Worlds aka FluentWorlds. Imagine a 3D virtual classroom where instead of having video games interfering with classroom instruction, video game technology is at the core of your instructional paradigm. The VIEW is transforming the way education and language training is done.
If you want to accelerate your move to the top professionally, or desire to build more and deeper personal relationships, Up Your Game is the answer. “David has always had a passion for hiring top talent and connecting people to opportunity. It is reflected in the teams he has built at outstanding companies like Novell and Fusionio. Up Your Game tells the story of how he gets it done.” —Steve Wozniak, Inventor of the Apple Computer, Chief Scientist, Fusion-io “Success in business—and in life—revolves around relationships with others; Bradford describes how one can effectively and meaningfully connect with others. The combination of his experience and insights makes “Up Your Game” a valuable guide.” —Mitt Romney “No one understands networking better than David, and no one is more connected. In this engaging book he shares how he does it—and how we might do it too.” —Stephen M. R. Covey, author of
Under Bradford’s leadership, Fusion-io was also named the “No. 1 innovation up and comer in the world” by BusinessWeek in 2009 and the “second most promising IT company” of 2010 by The Wall Street Journal. David resides in Provo, Utah.
His website is http://www.davidbradford.com/
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