Hardball

How politics is played by one who knows the game... Chris Matthews has spent a quarter century on the playing field of American politics—from right-hand man of Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill to host of NBC's highest rated cable talk show Hardball. In this revised and updated edition of his political classic, he offers fascinating new stories of raw ambition, brutal rivalry, and exquisite seduction and reveals the inside rules that govern the game of power.

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  • Author : Chris Matthews
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • ISBN : 9781416562610
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 6 reviews
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Hardball

Hardball
  • Author : Chris Matthews
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 02 November 1999
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How politics is played by one who knows the game... Chris Matthews has spent a quarter century on the playing field of American politics—from right-hand man of Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill to host of NBC's highest rated cable talk show Hardball. In this revised and updated edition of his political classic, he offers fascinating new stories of raw ambition, brutal rivalry, and exquisite seduction and reveals the inside rules that govern the game of power.

Hardball

Hardball
  • Author : Daniel Coyle
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Publishers
  • Release : 21 December 1994
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A journalist describes the struggle of a group of youngsters from a Chicago housing project and their white-collar coaches to triumph in Little League baseball, chronicling their journey from the first practice to the championship game. Reprint.

Hardball Selling

Hardball Selling
  • Author : Robert L Shook
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release : 01 December 2003
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Straightforward secrets and strategies for salespeople who want to join the winning top 5 percent of the sales force •Get your foot in the door •Control the sale without manipulation •Create a sense of urgency •Let the buyer participate •Learn the crucial subtleties of an aggressive approach •Target the biggest sales •Sell abroad And much more For many companies, 20 percent of their sales force generates 80 percent of their sales volume. In this hands-on guide, Robert L. Shook, a master salesman, teaches

Hardball

Hardball
  • Author : George Stalk,Robert Lachenauer,John Butman
  • Publisher : Harvard Business Press
  • Release : 22 May 2022
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Hardball takes leaders deep inside the world of hardball competition - a world where the players are zealously committed to winning and relentlessly driven to strengthen their competitive positions, creating a virtuous cycle that puts them far out of competitors' reach. Based on twenty-five years of experience advising and observing a range of companies, Stalk and Lachenauer reveal how hardball competitors achieve decisive victories - without bending the law and without compromising their obligations to customers and stakeholders. These companies

Hardball on the Home Front

Hardball on the Home Front
  • Author : Craig Allen Cleve
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 31 December 2003
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More than 5000 major and minor league baseball players left the baseball diamond to serve in the military during World War II, but President Roosevelt insisted that baseball still be played to boost the country's morale. More than 400 replacement players made their major league debuts between 1943 and 1945, among them Sal Maglie, Andy Pafko, Red Schoendienst and Stan Musial. The author of this book points out that the true story of wartime baseball rests mostly with the players whose careers were not

The Oxford Dictionary of American Political Slang

The Oxford Dictionary of American Political Slang
  • Author : Grant Barrett
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 10 September 2004
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Here is a wonderful Baedeker to down-and-dirty politics--more than six hundred slang terms straight from the smoke-filled rooms of American political speech. Hatchet Jobs and Hardball: The Oxford Dictionary of American Political Slang illuminates a rich and colorful segment of our language. Readers will find informative entries on slang terms such as Beltway bandit and boondoggle, angry white male and leg treasurer, juice bill and Joe Citizen, banana superpower and the Big Fix. We find not only the meaning and

Hardball PR

Hardball PR
  • Author : Rusty Cawley
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 01 November 2003
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To all corporate executives: Warning! There are now thousands of aggressive, ambitious young journalists out there who desperately want to become the next Bob Woodward, the next Mike Wallace or the next Seymour Hersh. They want to get there quick. They want to get there with minimal effort. And they won't mind getting there by destroying your company and marching over its corpse. These are the predatory journalists. They disguise themselves as "investigative reporters," but investigation is the least of

Hardball for Women

Hardball for Women
  • Author : Pat Heim,Tammy Hughes,Susan K. Golant
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 31 March 2015
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The bestselling guide fully updated for the post-Lean In era For nearly two decades, Hardball for Women has shown women how to get ahead in the business world. Whether the arena is a law firm, a medical group, a tech company, or any other work environment, Hardball for Women decodes male business culture and shows women how to break patterns of behavior that put them at a disadvantage. It explains how to get results when you “lean in” without being

Hardball Lobbying for Nonprofits

Hardball Lobbying for Nonprofits
  • Author : B. Hessenius
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 28 May 2007
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This is a no-holds-barred, comprehensive, real-world guide to building political power and successfully lobbying for nonprofits in the 21st century, written by an insider who has been in the trenches as both a lobbyist and a government official.

Hardball

Hardball
  • Author : Sara Paretsky
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 22 September 2009
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Chicago politics—past, present, and future—take center stage in this complex and compelling V.I. Warshawki novel from New York Times bestselling author Sara Peretsky. Tracking down missing persons is part of V.I. Warshawski’s job. But Lamont Gadsden has been missing for more than forty years—last seen heading out into the 1967 blizzard, in the midst of Chicago’s racial unrest. V.I. figured the search would be futile. She didn’t realize it would be lethal...

Hardball

Hardball
  • Author : Martin Appel
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release : 01 January 1997
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When Bowie Kuhn became baseball commissioner in 1969, attendance at games was declining, labor disputes were flaring, and many teams were suffering from poor management and marketing. Fifteen years later, when Kuhn retired, the sport was flourishing. Kuhn had overseen tumultuous changes issuing from a challenge to the reserve clause, the 1981 strike, escalated salaries, free agency, and his controversial rulings on matters ranging from gambling to broadcasting. In Hardball Kuhn reveals how the decisions were made and forthrightly challenges his detractors.

Country Hardball

Country Hardball
  • Author : Steve Weddle
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 04 October 2013
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After more than a decade spent in and out of juvenile detention, halfway houses, and jail, Roy Alison returns to his rural hometown determined to do better, to be better. But what he finds is a working-class community devastated by the economic downturn--a town without anything to hold onto but the past. Staying with his grandmother, Roy discovers a family history of good intentions and bad choices, of making do without much chance of doing better. Around him, families lose

Hardball Fever

Hardball Fever
  • Author : John Carver
  • Publisher : Hard Times Cattle Company Publishing, PSF, Incorporated
  • Release : 01 November 2000
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Rick Mason is a down-and-out baseball player who's flat broke and on the verge of becoming an alcoholic. Then Rick takes a job managing a minor league ball club. That's when the trouble really begins.

Hard Ball

Hard Ball
  • Author : James Quirk,Rodney D. Fort
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 13 July 2021
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What can possibly account for the strange state of affairs in professional sports today? There are billionaire owners and millionaire players, but both groups are constantly squabbling over money. Many pro teams appear to be virtual "cash machines," generating astronomical annual revenues, but their owners seem willing to uproot them and move to any city willing to promise increased profits. At the same time, mayors continue to cook up "sweetheart deals" that lavish benefits on wealthy teams while imposing crushing