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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Sometimes I bite my lip because it tries things that scare the daylights out of me.
Of course, we don't give the whole plant over to laboratory work, but the whole
plant really is a laboratory — even though it is one of the most productive steel
In one to Clifton Garvin, Jr., then Exxon's chairman, he observes: "Because you
are a big business, you are trapped by doing things in large ways. But it is one
thing to start a business that becomes large and entirely another to start things on
The only way to do so is by making things different and better. Different and better
today can only mean — changed, acted upon. If you can't put your hands on
something — a coaching session that's leading to demonstrably new behavior, ...
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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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