The Management Gurus: Lessons from the Best Management Books of All Time (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jul 31, 2008 - Business & Economics - 304 pages
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Insightful summaries of fifteen outstanding management books

Since 1978, Soundview Executive Book Summaries has offered its subscribers condensed versions of the most relevant and influential business books published each year. The company has won acclaim as the definitive selection service for business book readers.

Following its successful first collection, The Marketing Gurus, Soundview has now compiled The Management Gurus, which includes summaries of fifteen management classics. One of them is a previously unpublished summary: Jack Welch and the 4 E?s of Leadership. Other featured books include:

? Winning with People by John Maxwell
? Judgment by Noel Tichy and Warren Bennis
? Managing Crises Before They Happen by Ian I. Mitroff

These summaries distill thousands of pages about leadership, strategy, crisis management, organizational behavior, and more?perfect for busy executives and students.


  

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The Management Gurus: Lessons from the Best Management Books of All Time

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Soundview publishes condensed versions of selected notable business books and sends them out to subscribers. This collection of some of its summaries follows The Marketing Gurus collection. Lauer, a ... Read full review

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Very powerful book serving as a teaser for more in depth material covering everything from people management, crisis management, leadership application etc. Highly recommended if you want to get a feel for what the concepts cover prior to buying the mammoth editions. Read full review

Contents

WINNING WITH PEOPLE
TOPGRADING
JACK WELCH AND THE 4E S OF LEADERSHIP
THE LEADERSHIP CHALLENGE 4TH EDITION
GODS OF MANAGEMENT
INFLUENCER
TRUE NORTH
WHAT GOT YOU HERE WONT GET YOU THERE
JUDGMENT
SMALL GIANTS
DEALING WITH DARWIN
WIKINOMICS
MANAGING CRISES BEFORE THEY HAPPEN
THE LEADER OF THE FUTURE
THE NEXT GLOBAL STAGE
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About the author (2008)

CHRIS LAUER founded his own company in 2006, Lauer Editorial Services, where he is a freelance writer and editor. He has held jobs in newspaper, newsletter, and magazine publishing. The author of The Management Gurus, he lives and works from his home in Wilmington, Delaware.

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