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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Allowed to break with the conventional wisdom of packaged-goods marketers (
dominated by a mass-market, economy-of-scale mind-set), the $300 million
subsidiary recently introduced, for instance, a new brand of V-8 juice for ...
The sales in Japan of Hewlett-Packard's Japanese subsidiary top $400 million,
and grew at the rate of 27 percent per year from 1980 through 1984. Xerox, NCR,
and Texas Instruments are also American high-tech giants winning on Japanese
It spent $63 million ($7 million courtesy of the state of Tennessee) training about
2,000 workers, or over $30,000 per person, before the plant started operation.
Not only does that ensure well- trained people; it also sends a "you're important
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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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Tom always delivers an excellent book on leadership. I really enjoy his writings and I try to read all of his books. I can highly recommend this to anyone. Read full review
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
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