INDUSTRIAL management

INDUSTRIAL management

 
Cultural Transformations Mattone, John | Vaidya, Nick John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Change Management

Despite the growing popularity of transformational efforts in today’s business world, the reality is that most efforts often fail. In Cultural Transformations, John Mattone and Nick Vaidya interview 14...

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The Light and Fast Organisation Hollingworth, Patrick John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd , 2016 Change Management

In the past century, many organizations have succeeded by working in ways that provided stability, certainty, simplicity, and clarity. Leaders placed tremendous value on maintaining status quo and guarding against...

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How to Lead a Quest Fox, Dr. Jason John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd , 2016 Leadership

Today’s business environment is highly dynamic, making anticipating the future more complicated than ever. Market shifts can catch organizations off guard and lead to lasting problems. In How to Lead a Quest...

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The Founder’s Mentality Zook, Chris | Allen, James Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2016 Business Strategy

Over the past decade, the overwhelming majority of companies have not been able to sustain more than a minimal level of growth. Many more have failed entirely. While 85 percent of company leaders recognize that...

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Successful Project Sponsorship van der Molen, Michiel Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Management

The success or failure of a project does not lie solely with a project manager. Successful projects are a business management responsibility in which the project sponsor plays a vital role. The project sponsor owns the...

 
 
Misplaced Talent Ungemah, Joe John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2015 Human Resources

Science and psychology have contributed many interpretive tools that businesses can use to hire employees who will be successful. However, companies do not always understand how to tailor those tools to their...

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The Human Way Odell, Kelly LID Publishing Ltd. , 2016 Leadership

After many years of study, reflection, and practical experience as a manager, Kelly Odell identified 10 essential elements of successful leadership. These factors transcend varying organizational cultures and...

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Chess Not Checkers Miller, Mark Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Business Strategy

As Mark Miller explains in Chess Not Checkers, leading a company can be like a game of checkers--highly reactionary and fast-paced. However, in today's complicated business...

 
 
Becoming the Boss Pollak, Lindsey HarperCollins Publishers , 2014 Management

In Becoming the Boss, Lindsey Pollak provides insight on leadership styles, communicating, and resolving people issues for those who aspire to become business leaders, especially individuals in the...

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Just Run It! Cross, Dick Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2012 Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship

The many books written by CEOs of Fortune 500 companies about running a business actually have little to do with what it takes to run the typical small business. In Just Run It!, turn-around specialist...

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