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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He would tell them he wanted some device in a weekend that they thought would
need three months, and they would eventually get it to him in two weeks. They
would never know quite how they were able to do it so fast. But Rubbia expected
How can we help you make more mistakes, faster? Literally give awards,
perhaps fun ones—a bent golf putter, an old tennis shoe (bronzed), or a model of
two cars crashing into one another—for the most interesting/creative/useful/
Demand hard tests and fast tests and partial tests of everything, by everyone (see
I-3). 3. Listen and provide listening forums. Everyone must be listening, sharing,
recognizing small successes, laughing at small failures (see P-3, for instance), ...
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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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