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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We must: > Develop and live an enabling and empowering vision. Effective
leadership—at all levels—is marked by a core philosophy (values) and a vision
of how the enterprise (or department) wishes to make its mark. Look inward, work
generic strategies: Quality, service, responsiveness, and constant creation of new
niche markets, even for seemingly mundane products, are the essence of a
market-oriented strategy that has high odds of success over time. The vision that
As mentioned, visions must be consistent with market realities—and to be sure,
the vision of a Federal Express, for example, attracts customers. But the first task
of the vision is to call forth the best from the company's own people. 7. Effective ...
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The Essentials of Proactive
Pursuing FastPaced Innovation
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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