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Obstacles Welcome

Obstacles Welcome How to Turn Adversity into Advantage in Business and in Life

By Ralph de la Vega
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.76 Stars

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On 2/9 Andrew Keggie wrote: So, it has been two months since my last blogger book review. After my previous read I was looking forward to my next book from Thomas Nelson but unfortunately my expectations weren’t met. Obstacles Welcome is the story of Ralph de la Vega’s rags to riches progression to becoming the President ... Obstacles Welcome by Ralph de la Vega, 2009

Andrew's Rating:

2 Stars

On 2/8 Sarah McKee wrote: When I began reading Ralph de la Vega's Obstacles Welcome it was on the recommendation of a friend, so I did not understand the nature of what I was stepping into. What I found was not a biography, as I had expected, but a book well suited for current and future leaders or motivating management teams.De ... Great for Groups

Sarah's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/6 Fran Hart wrote: Obstacles Welcome is a mix of autobiography and lessons in leadership. Ralph de la Vega tells of various obstacles he's faced in his life and what lessons he's drawn from his own experiences. He also provides suggestions for how these lessons can be adapted in different scenarios. Unfortunately the leadership ... Obstacles Welcome* by Ralph de la Vega

Fran's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/1 Michael SMith wrote: There are a multitude of business leadership books on the market that speak in theory. There are still others that speak from observation and research. “Obstacles Welcome” by Ralph de la Vega speaks from a different voice, the voice of experience. In his book we find the story of a child immigrant ... Obstacles Welcome – A Book Review

Michael SMith's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/29 Annie Mueller wrote: Obstacles Welcome: Turn Adversity to Advantage in Business and Life by Ralph de la Vega, President and CEO of AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets. 4 out of 5 stars How does a book about being a successful business executive translate into something helpful for a Mom, writer, and homemaker? Turn Obstacles ... {Book Review} Obstacles Welcome by Ralph de la Vega

Annie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/28 Robby Hyche wrote: I appreciate a good book describing a person’s story on how they “made it” in this world, particularly from a businessman’s point of view.  I think I know a good business book when I see one because of my own 20 years of experience and education in business.  That’s why ... Review: Obstacles Welcome

Robby's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/28 Waldner wrote: Obstacles, challenges, trials, everyone has them. But how do we deal with them? This could well be the question you are faced with. When reading this book you will find how you can face challenges in practically an situation and find ways to overcome them and learn from them in order to become a better ... Book Review - Obstacles Welcome, by: Ralph de la Vega.

Waldner's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/27 Dave Stadel wrote: The book is classified as a business book and I suppose it is…I’d classify it as leadership-lite taught through autobiography-lite. Through personal story, mainly professional life, the author teaches leadership principles. These are the broad range of leadership principles like overcoming obstacles, ... Book Review: Obstacles Welcome

Dave's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/26 Chase Christy wrote: In this work, de la Vega reflects on his varied and interesting life experience to gain insights into how to lead people despite overwhelming odds. The author has experienced both hardship and success in his life time. He argues that it is the hardship that has helped him reach the highest level of ... Review of Obstacles Welcome by Ralph de la Vega

Chase's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/26 Todd McKeever wrote: I must start off this review with a confession. This book took me longer than any other book to read for only one purpose: My life became very busy from the moment I took on this book. This book is an easy read and one that should keep you engaged. Ralph de la Vega is the author of “Obstacles Welcome” ... Obstacles Welcome

Todd's Rating:

4 Stars