By John Duffy, Mary S. Schaeffer
A real tale of rebuilding and remembrance within the wake of tragedy
The September eleven assaults at the global exchange middle devastated funding banking and brokerage company Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. (KBW) in each approach attainable. KBW's headquarters have been positioned at the eighty-eighth and eighty-ninth flooring of two international exchange heart and as a result assaults, the corporate misplaced one-third of its employees. The enormity of KBW's plight increases the query approximately how a lot a unmarried corporation can lose and nonetheless conjure the power and assets to regenerate itself. conquer Tragedy is the tale of a gaggle of individuals with indomitable spirit who actually fought their approach out of the collapsing construction to restore their corporation, help one another, and deal with the sufferers' households. This inspirational booklet captures the stories of KBW's survivors, together with that of writer and KBW CEO John Duffy who misplaced his son, Christopher, and longtime companion, co-CEO and Chairman Joseph Berry. overcome Tragedy introduces readers to the participants in the back of the inside track tales: these representing a country of individuals and companies suffering to manage. This ebook additionally presents precious classes on rebuilding, that are mirrored within the own tales informed by way of the KBW employees and the alternatives made at KBW relating to management, help for the households of these lacking or lifeless, and strategies for reestablishing the enterprise.
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