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... several nations, usually for the lowest-cost source of numerous components.
This ir. turn brings increasing de-integration or "hollowing" of firms; tasks routinely
done inside most firms, from watering 10 / A WORLD TURNED UPSIDE DOWN.
The Koreans are right, but it is gut-wrenching to turn our backs on bigness. GE
chairman Jack Welch tells security analysts he wants his company to be number
one in "market value" — to be worth the most on the stock market. Does he want
... is perfectly positioned to take the lead in the coming age of reductionism." Lee
does a thorough job of tracing the roots of Japan's attachment to smallness.
Japanese fairy tales, for example, feature "little giants" who turn needles into
The new technologies permit their achievement — but only if we turn our backs
decisively on our love affair with size and its handmaidens, stability and
predictability. And a useful step in weaning ourselves from the obsession with
size might ...
differently, providing services integral to the production and use of specific goods.
The point is this: In the new global economy, nearly everyone has access to Big
Ideas and the machines and money to turn them into standardized products, ...
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Building Systems for a World Turned Upside Down
Measure Whats Important
Revamp the Chief Control Tools
Decentralize Information Authority and Strategic Planning
Set Conservative Goals
Demand Total Integrity
A New View of Leadership at All Level
Pay Attention More Listening