Thriving on Chaos: Handbook for a Management Revolution
The national bestseller that offers prescriptions for an economic world turned upside down. "Enough inspiration and information to feed American management for years."-- "Industry Week" A "New York Times" bestseller for eleven months."Enough inspiration and information to feed American managers for years." "--Industry Week"
"A provocative and worthwhile book, loaded with sound advice on how to manage our institutions in a world in which the old ways do not seem to work." "--Across the Board"
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The self-managing team should become the basic organizational building block.
Train them; recruit on the basis of teamwork potential; pay them for performance;
and clean up the bureaucracy around them, dramatically changing the roles of ...
... prepare the organization to provide incentives for participation in quality circles
▻ failure to prepare the organization to provide the information and support
necessary for members to solve problems ▻ failure of the organization to
People in organizations are all boss-watchers, especially when external
conditions are ambiguous. For better or worse, what you spend your time on (not
what you sermonize about) will become the organization's preoccupation.
Likewise, the ...
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Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
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