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Scaling up excellence : getting to more without settling for less / Robert I. Sutton, Huggy Rao.

Sutton, Robert I. (Author). Rao, Hayagreeva, 1959- (Added Author).

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 658.4 SUTTON (Text) 34706001451782 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 658.4013 SUT (Text) 33118000163888 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 658.4013 SUT (Text) 36626103526794 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 658.4013 Sutton (Text) 31208911540294 non-fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 658.4013 SUT (Text) 31951003967780 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 658.4 SUTTON (Text) 33946002876873 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/09/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385347020 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 0385347022 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 346 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Business, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-334) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface: Problem of more -- Setting the stage: It's a ground war, not just an air war : going slower to scale faster (and better) later ; Buddhism versus Catholicism : choosing a path -- Scaling principles: Hot causes, cool solutions : stoking the scaling engine ; Cut cognitive load : but deal with necessary complexity ; People who propel scaling : build organizations where "I own the place and the place owns me" ; Connect people and cascade excellence : using social bonds to spread the right mindset ; Bad is stronger than good : clearing the way for excellence -- Parting points: Did this, not that : imagine you've already succeeded (or failed) ; Teach us more, learn more -- Appendix: The seven-year conversation : how we developed these ideas.
Summary, etc.: "In Scaling Up Excellence, bestselling author Bob Sutton and Stanford colleague Huggy Rao tackle the topic that obsesses businesses large and small, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies--how to scale up their businesses and spread excellence throughout the organizational culture"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Organizational effectiveness.
Organizational change.
Customer relations.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship.

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