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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That is, excellent firms of tomorrow will cherish impermanence—and thrive on
chaos. THE ACCE LERATING AMERICAN DEC LINE You need not look far to
find cause for alarm: 1. Our average business productivity grew at 3 percent a
percent of the average time historically required to do the task,* and the team
bonus is determined by how much the team beats the standard. For instance, if
the team does 60 percent better than the standard, its members get a 60 percent
Then 40 percent of the common was given outright to the unit's managers. They
were allowed to pocket dividends and stock appreciation, after profit was used to
pay dividends on all the preferred stock. Suddenly, the newly enfranchised and ...
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