Everybody Wants To Go To Heaven:

Six Steps to Organizational Excellence

Patrick J. McDonnell ’65 (Sunrise Publishing)


Details the strategies for creating excellence, with case studies, humorous anecdotes, lists and summaries. McDonnell offers his insights on leadership, communication, employee motivation, decision-making, participative decision-making, human resources and strategic planning.

The author, a former commissioned officer in the Marine Corp., helped lead the business assurance services of Coopers & Lybrand and now, as CEO of the McDonnell Company, serves as consultant, speaker and advisor for companies in the midst of change.