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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LEADERSHIP THAT HONORS THE LINE Pride in the Accomplishments of Others
A related trait is taking obvious pride in the ... Bragging about the achievements
of the front-line troops can rekindle long dormant spirits; it is also a matter of ...
But the basis for sustaining performance has been year-in-and-year-out front-line
brilliance. Basically, I'm asking that you take leadership seriously. Promote into
leadership positions those who perform like leaders. That sounds silly—at first.
Information availability inherently shifts skill and responsibility to the front line and
facilitates front-line communications across functional barriers (“horizontal
management”). Information in and of itself is the chief substitute for first-line ...
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In contrast to the mass of oversimplified business survival manuals, this one justifies itself. After demonstrating in his previous books ( In Search of Excellence , with Robert Waterman, and A ... 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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