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Seeing Past Z Nurturing the Imagination in a Fast-Forward World

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ISBN-10: 0393058824

ISBN-13: 9780393058826

Edition: 2004

Authors: Beth Kephart

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List price: $23.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/17/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 256
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Matthew Emmens began his career in international pharmaceuticals with Merck & Co, Inc. in 1974. There he held a wide range of sales, marketing, and administrative positions before volunteering in 1992 to help establish Astra Merck, the joint venture between Merck and Astra AB of Sweden. He later became president and chief executive officer. In 1999 he joined Merck KGaA and established EMD Pharmaceuticals, the company's US prescription pharmaceutical business. He was later promoted to president of the global prescription business and lived in Germany. In 2003, he joined Shire Pharmaceuticals as chief executive officer and member of the board. As CEO of Shire, Emmens has engineered an…    

Acknowledgments
Imagining Tomorrow
I'll Trade You My Story for Your Story
Tiny Golden Spark
Legacies
Guess Who
Dimming the Lights
The Things We'd Never Think Of
Stars on the Ceiling
The Velvet Beyond
The Stuff of Memory
Perseverance
Reading Alone
Writing It Down
What Does It Matter?
The First Summer Workshop
Wherever They Are Going
Interference
Paying Attention to Process
Surprise Endings
A Few Like-Minded Souls
The Little Critic
A Community of Writers
Prolific
On Becoming a Compassionate Writer
On His Own
No More than That, No Less
The Unbridled Imagination
In the Director's Seat
Postscript
Appendix 1
Appendix 2