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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... I-10, L-9)—and lately, to boot. But even if you do all these things (an imposing
challenge), there will still be something missing—an intangible (that maligned “
soft” word) “X-factor”: electricity, hum, hustle, or whatever else you choose to call
The most important step is heightened self-awareness: Put each small action
through an “X-factor” filter. Does it foster or impede a sense of urgency? A
perfectly reasonable decision, such as sending a proposal for a new product
back for more ...
But beyond all these is yet another leadership “X-factor.” Wartime military
leadership provides the best and most obvious analogue. By definition, wartime
command involves, day in and day out, the ultimate source of fear—sudden
death for ...
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