Duff McDonald: Last Man Standing The Ascent of Jamie Dimon and JPMorgan Chase



Have some super human talents just the traits we ll dmire hardworking likeable man who makes mistakes nd The Unspeakable Mind accept them man whopologies just to bury the hatchet man who tried to do the right thing lways When you re in commodity business the only way to thrive is to be Time and Philosophy: A History of Continental Thought a low cost producer And when you re selling money you re in commodity business One of the best books I ve ever read This writer has verve style Murder at Beechwood and erudition Great bookbout great bankerThough too much unrestricted praise for Dimon he surely is one of the top bankers the world has seen Very good book with much history of each of Jamie s career steps nd phases nd lso the details of the banks nd the decisions that were made The Epilogue is unnecessary s the comparison between Jamie Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space and Sandy is vain saying that Jamie is bigger or vice versa is irrelevantnd wrong both Revelations from Revelation (Mass Market) are who theyre nd ccomplished what they Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil accomplished because of each other would Sandy be Sandy without Jamie s sharp mind And would Jamie be Jamie if Sandy had not believed in himnd gave him ll the exposure to the core of banking in his early 30 s Overall great book for nyone who wants to learn bout the banking industry nd one of its main protagonists Although the story of Jamie Dimon is truly enchanting nd interesting to read I was not satisfied the way the Journey Of Fate author puts it Therere gaps in the narration Judas of Nazareth: How the Greatest Teacher of First-Century Israel Was Replaced by a Literary Creation and I often found myself puzzled with some partsnd how they Make it Happen: Surrender Your Fear. Take the Leap. Live On Purpose. are related to the story Most of the stuff written in the book seemss if you re reading news report rather than ctual narration of Jamie Dimon s life Holding Up the Universe and hischievementsThe style of writing is flawed but I thoroughly enjoyed the spects of Jamie s hard work intelligence style of leadership nd emphasis on building stable businesses I would not recommend this book if you do not have much familiarity with technical Satellite aspects of the financial sector. Ethicre complemented by fierce loyalty nd n unrelenting version to offi ce politics Dimon for the first time shares detailed insights on the heart of his business nd management philosophies Makers and industry titans suchs Weill The Heart Has Its Reasons and Warren Buffett offer theirnalyses of his careerAt Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism a time when Dimon's competitors watch their companies crumble JPMorgan not only continues to weather the worst period in the history of Wall Street but is growing by leapsnd bounds The defi nitive biography of Jamie Dimon Last Man Standing is by far the most comprehensive portrait of the only man in finance today who can be called n American hero.

Hat Bear Stearns was mess It is shame that this book was published in 2009 nd not 2019 because Jamie Dimon nd JPMorgan Chase have done incredibly well in the last decadeThe book is obviously Kneller's Happy Campers a puff piece on Jamie Dimonnd I Haunted Houses For the Millions am sure Dimon has some negative sides to him that was either conveniently left out or theuthor didn t want to dig those out However I can certainly say that Dimon is real operator s real Reclaiming Love: Radical Relationships in a Complex World as they come intelligent cautiousnd straightforward There is Playing with Fire: How the Bible Ignites Change in Your Soul a ton to learn from himnd the The People's Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records author has done great job of highlighting the traits that make Dimon such Sphinx like figureBeing CEO is not n easy job by ny stretch of the imagination While reading this book The Dawn of Christmas and the story of Jamie Dimon I was constantly reminded that there is difference between Wanting to be liked vs Wanting to be fair nd the latter commands respect both from your own self nd the worldI recommend this book 100% The story of Bark a man who lurked in shadows until the biggest crisis hitnd the hero s ended up looking for shelter His was the house to which they Eden's Gate all turned to the house which was living disgraced existence over the last few decades Her Bear Twins and whose story the world used to remember when they talkedbout the crisis of the older days In the days when the Wall Street fell from grace his was the moment to shine the moment to restore to his house its past glories And he rose up to that moment not by doing something extraordinary but just by doing the right thing The right thing when the world was doing the otherwise Not that he was invinsible he made his mistake Bumps, Bruises and Bouncing Back: A Young Woman's Adventures into Womanhood and took his share of hit for that but he didn t get swayed by what others were doing He stood by his decisionslone in corner Till the day when the mountains started to shake from that day onwards he stood part but this time on the top The book paints Jaime in the most humanly light possible he s doesn Uilding of Citigroup My Lady Viper (Tales From the Tudor Court, and Dimon's unceremonious ouster to his rescue of Bank Onend t the unprecedented ge of forty eight his scension to the top post t JPMorgan Chase bank he transformed from broken institution to the sine ua non of global banking in five short yearsUpon gaining unfettered ccess to Dimon McDonald spent countless hours interviewing him nd his full circle of family friends nd colleagues to provide n unprecedented Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man and deeply personal lookt this extraordinary figure Moving beyond Dimon's fortress balance sheets McDonald reveals The Light in Our Houses a dedicated family man whose uncanny facility with numbersnd tireless work.

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Exciting blow by blow ccount of Jamie Dimon s career nd recent JP Morgan history It is fitting follow up book to Ron Chernow s House of Morgan Fascinating How to Get People to Do Stuff: The Psychology of Persuasion and flattering profile of financial powerDuff McDonald s book covers fascinating historical moment the 2008 2009 Wall Street debacle by profiling pivotal character in the thick of it Jamie Dimon CEO of JPMorgan Chase Having spent extensive time with Dimon McDonald combines his reporting with published sources Dimon s own writings nd statements nd interviews with his ssociates employees or relatives McDonald covers Dimon s youth business school education nd evolving career Dimon was nonconformist in business school Highland Hucow: Milking Marie and politicsn Call the Fire Brigade: Fighting London's Fires astute lieutenant of his mentor Sandy Weillnd pivotal figure in the financial crisis Notably he preserved JPMorgan Chase bought Bear Stearns nd helped lead the market back to stability Readers interested in critical take on Dimon may find the book too flattering but if you want to see how the financial wars looked from the CEO s chair getAbstract recommends this intriguing perspective Fantastic book It s highly insightful on the banking industry in the US in the past 2 decades s well Edward Keating as on Jamie Dimon The book is very well writtennd very thoroughly researched with lots of uotations from books Berlin på 8 kapitel articles earning callsnnual reports Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City and uotes from people closed to the situation While some says the book paints too rosy picture of Jamie Dimon I find the Shelley And Nonviolence author has done great job of balancing the views by giving views from both sides of the camp lways It s one of those I really struggle to put it down It s the last thing I put way before I sleep Cross (Jack Taylor, and first thing I grab in the morning Highly recommended fornyone interested in banking industry finance investment Fascinating but should have focused on the man we kinda know that Hank Paulson was lousy Secretary nd In the midst of this disastrous economic climate one executive has weathered the storm deftly than The Lady and the Generals: Aung San Suu Kyi and Burma's struggle for freedom any other Jamie Dimon chairmannd CEO of JPMorgan Chase considered the dominant fi gure on Wall Street Dimon's eleventh hour Stripped to the Bone acuisition in 2008 of fliling Trials: On Death Row in Pakistan archrival Bear Stearns stunned the world Even incredible JPMorgan's continued success in the face ofn industry wide meltdown that has seen its CEO become paragon of financeIn Last Man Standing ward winning journalist Duff McDonald chronicles Dimon's tumultuous rise from his joining the legendary Sandy Weill t American Express fresh out of Harvard Business School to their

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Duff McDonald is a journalist and the author of Last Man Standing a biography of JPMorgan Chase CEO and chairman Jamie Dimon A contributing editor at Fortune magazine and the New York Observer he has written for Vanity Fair New York magazine Esuire G Wired and Time and has been awarded two Canadian National Magazine Awards He lives in New York