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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Consider this statement from Nucor Corporation's president, Ken Iverson: “I've
heard people say that Nucor is proof that unions per se have a negative impact
on worker productivity. That's nonsense! That conveniently ignores vital
F. Kenneth Iverson, chairman Nucor Corporation (1986 sales: $755 million) We
have the poorest productivity growth in any Western industrialized country. And
managerial ineptitude has put us into this box. The way to get higher productivity
SIGNS OF HOPE There are people and firms which have beaten back
bureaucracy's seemingly inevitable encroachment: > The New York Times
recently reported that anti-bureaucrat Ken Iverson of Nucor Corporation
maintains an “executive ...
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My other favourite business book. This is a masterpiece, packed with good ideas and interesting example. It does not present a single coherent thesis, but rather many separate and independent pieces of wisdom. But that, to my mind, is precisely what is so good about it. Read full review
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Tom always delivers an excellent book on leadership. I really enjoy his writings and I try to read all of his books. I can highly recommend this to anyone. Read full review
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