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 self-managing team should become the basic organizational building block.
Train them; recruit on the basis of teamwork potential; pay them for performance;
and clean up the bureaucracy around them, dramatically changing the roles of ...
... "one-shot" training for circle members, supervisor-leaders, and managers >
failure to prepare the organization to provide incentives for participation in quality
circles > failure to prepare the organization to provide the information and
Necessary urgency throughout the organization and detachment at the top (or in
any managerial post) cannot coexist. This is not a "style tip." Former Oakland
Raider football coach John Madden was a screamer, shouter, and arm-waver.
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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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