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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Average performance: 1 leak per 216 joints. Note: Average machine has about
150 joints; therefore, almost every machine leaked. Second Year: Developed
extensive training programs. Developed and printed training manuals. Trained ...
First Chicago, a bank with $40 billion in assets, worked with customers to
develop some 700 performance measures (encompassing a large number of
business units); these are the spearhead of its highly touted quality improvement
Chief among the “deals” is a commitment to lifetime employment (if performance
remains acceptable) for some substantial share of the work force (see P-7). The
vendor equivalent is sole-sourcing, as long as performance meets agreedupon ...
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