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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There is no such thing as an insignificant improvement. Paul Revere's Townsend
expounds: Many teams received credit for things as simple and as small as
moving a file cabinet ten feet closer to the one person who has frequent use of it.
Most such intelligence goes nowhere because of conventional barriers to
communication or, worse yet, because of an attitude of nonurgency, which means
no alarm bell is tripped in the back of the MIS person's head. Take the simplest
at a time, day by day and year by year, is aborting the transformation of many
companies, since every remaining person lives in terror of the other shoe
dropping. Structure and the unit manager: If you are in the middle of the pyramid,
I'll spell ...
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