Guide to the Management Gurus 5th Edition

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Random House, Mar 31, 2012 - Business & Economics - 368 pages

The fifth edition of the original, best-selling guide to the ideas of leading management thinkers.

The ten additional full-length entries range from classic gurus such as Henry Gantt and the Gilbreth time-and-motion pioneers to the latest thinkers influencing 21st-century business, including Clayton Christensen, master of innovation theory, and Karen Stephenson with her ground-breaking insights into human networks.

The lives and work of more than 55 gurus are covered in clear and accessible style, along with penetrating analysis of their ideas and influence on management.

Guide to the Management Gurus has sold around the world since its first publication in 1991, and has been translated into more than 15 languages, including Russian, Chinese, Korean and Japanese.

 

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who will be the next thought leaders?
DANIEL GOLEMAN
JOHN SEELY BROWN
GLOSSARY OF MANAGEMENT TERMS
RECOMMENDED GENERAL READING
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
INDEX
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Carol Kennedy is an award-winning business and management writer and the author of twelve books. Formerly executive editor of Director magazine, she is now an independent writer and consultant and lives in Wimbledon, southwest London.

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