Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Fred Meijer : stories of his life / Bill Smith & ... Read More

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library HF 5469.23 .U5 M45 2009 30775305561103 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802864604
  • ISBN: 0802864600
  • Physical Description: xii, 351 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub Co., 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Subject: Meijer, Fred, 1919-
Meijer Inc > History.
Merchants > Michigan > Biography.

Syndetic Solutions - Table of Contents for ISBN Number 9780802864604
Fred Meijer : Stories of His Life
Fred Meijer : Stories of His Life
by Smith, Bill; ten Harmsel, Larry
Rate this title:
vote data
Click an element below to view details:

Table of Contents

Fred Meijer : Stories of His Life

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Foreword   Hank Meijerp. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Key to Frequently Cited Booksp. xii
1A Depression-Era Childhoodp. 1
2Coming of Agep. 20
3Lena Raderp. 32
4An Unlikely Leaderp. 48
5Lena Meijerp. 63
6Raising a Familyp. 68
7A Family Businessp. 91
8No Textbook Answersp. 109
9Going Broke? Oh, No, Not Again!p. 116
10Building the Brandp. 128
11Light Years Aheadp. 140
12Handshakes and Contractsp. 151
13Creating a Culturep. 158
14Leading by Examplep. 178
15Why Pay More?p. 192
16Pennies and Inchesp. 202
17A Fork in the Roadp. 211
18Dodging 500-Pound Gorillasp. 224
19Ain't Retailing Fun!p. 236
20From the Mailroom to the Oval Officep. 251
21Human Rightsp. 258
22Things I Might Have Done Differentlyp. 269
23The Quiet Samaritanp. 275
24Giving Backp. 282
25Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Parkp. 305
26That's Just Fredp. 322
Indexp. 341

Additional Resources