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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The central idea behind narrow job classifications is the conception of labor as a
mechanical tool; cost minimization (low wages) and the widespread application
of labor-replacing automation are natural concomitants. So is the fact that old ...
Grocer Stew Leonard heard a great little idea from an executive in the
Department of Defense at a meeting I attended in late 1986; he implemented it
within the week. There was no NIH. No "Gee, if it's DOD, it must be bad." The only
Most important, any public sector operation can mount its version of the One Idea
Club and turn the organization into a hotbed of learning and swiping. What city,
county, state is doing what about X or Y? What are schools in East Oshkosh ...
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In contrast to the mass of oversimplified business survival manuals, this one justifies itself. After demonstrating in his previous books ( In Search of Excellence , with Robert Waterman, and A ... Read full review
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Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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