Thriving on Chaos: Handbook for a Management Revolution

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Harper Collins, Nov 30, 1988 - Business & Economics - 736 pages
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The national bestseller that offers prescriptions for an economic world turned upside down. A New York Times bestseller for eleven months.
 

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Thriving on chaos: handbook for a management revolution

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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

Contents

Proactive Management
43
Creating Total Customer Responsiveness
57
Achieving Flexibility by Empowering People
339
Involve Everyone in Everything
357
ListenCelebrateRecognize
379
Provide Incentive Pay for Everyone
399
SimplifyReduce Structure
441
Eliminate Bureaucratic Rules and Humiliating
453
Building Systems for a World Turned Upside Down
579
Measure Whats Important
583
Revamp the Chief Control Tools
597
Decentralize Information Authority and Strategic Planning
609
Set Conservative Goals
619
Demand Total Integrity
627
Second Thoughts
635
Appendix
655

A New View of Leadership at All Level
467
Pay Attention More Listening
535
Bureaucracy
554
Change
561
Acknowledgments
667
Notes
671
Index
685
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Tom Peters is the author of many international bestsellers, including A Passion for Excellence and Thriving on Chaos. “The father of the post-modern corporation” (Los Angeles Times), he speaks to audiences the world over and lives in Vermont.

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