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"
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That is, contrary to the image that bigness is conducive to risk-taking, there is no
statistically significant tendency for corporate behemoths to conduct a
disproportionately large share of the relatively risky R&D or of the R&D aimed at
But what does it mean on a day-to-day basis? "How unique?" and "Whose
definition?" are among the important questions. Years ago, my friend Allan
Kennedy, co-author of Corporate Cultures, and I had a lively discussion about
how precise a ...
The Brunswick Corporation cut its layers by 40 percent — and turned a losing
situation around in short order. At first, the expectation was that expert staff in the
divisions would have to be increased to take up the tasks previously performed
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Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
Pursuing FastPaced Innovation
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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