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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Talk Up Failure The goal is to be more than tolerant of slip-ups. You must be like
Wexner and actively encourage failure. Talk it up. Laugh about it. Go around the
table at a project group meeting or morning staff meeting: Start with your own ...
Resolve to collect three good-news and two bad-news stories concerning your
top strategic priority within the next week. Talk about them, write about them. Ask
others to collect — and use — good-news/bad-news stories in a similar fashion.
Another time, I gave a talk to a civic group in Baltimore. Mayor Don Schaefer
attended. My speech lasted two and a half hours. I've had Fortune 500 CEOs and
governors attend my sessions. Most come for the opening remarks and to be
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Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
Pursuing FastPaced Innovation
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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