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How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses / Neil Smith ; with Patricia O'Connell.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 658.4 SMI (Text) 36626103349403 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781137003065 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1137003065 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 226 pages : illustrations, charts ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : Hidden gold -- Barrier 1 : Avoiding controversy -- Barrier 2 : Poor use of time -- Barrier 3 : Reluctance to change -- Barrier 4 : Organizational silos -- Barrier 5 : Management blockers -- Barrier 6 : Incorrect information and bad assumptions -- Barrier 7 : Size matters -- Barrier 8 : Existing processes -- Twelve principles for breaking barriers -- It's all about psychology -- A 100-day process for breaking barriers -- Mining gold : the results to expect -- Conclusion : What are you waiting for?
Subject: Organizational effectiveness.
Decision making.
Psychology, Industrial.
Management.
Success in business.

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