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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SECTION SUMMARY If responding with almost unimaginable alacrity to
customer whims (creating new, value-added markets) is the superordinate
objective, fast-paced innovation is the chief enabling device — and the subject of
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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Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
Pursuing FastPaced Innovation
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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