Thriving on Chaos: Handbook for a Management Revolution
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And even were most of the recent mergers to reverse history's trend and work, the
movement toward specialization and more moderately sized business units
would in no way be blocked. A GE swallows an RCA, but its first move is to put
It capitalized the unit with $2.5 million in preferred stock and $500,000 in
common stock. 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 ...
bersome overhead allocations when just-in-time inventory management and
operator maintenance take place), "better production control with fewer
production controllers" (self-contained, so-called cellular manufacturing units
abet this), ...
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Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
Pursuing FastPaced Innovation
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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