skip to content
The agile virtual enterprise : cases, metrics, tools Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The agile virtual enterprise : cases, metrics, tools

Author: H T Goranson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Quorum Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"New ways to manage change and to compete in a rapidly changing business environment are emerging under the concept of the agile enterprise. Most agile are the virtual enterprises, organizations that can reconfigure themselves quickly and temporarily in response to a challenge, then dissolve or transmute into something else. How do they do this and how can you help your organization do it too? And what are the
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H T Goranson
ISBN: 1567202640 9781567202649
OCLC Number: 40675144
Description: xvii, 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface: Why Study the Agile Virtual Enterprise? --
Ch. 1. Introduction --
Ch. 2. An Historical Example --
Ch. 3. The Social Factor --
Ch. 4. Cultural Memes --
Ch. 5. Empirical Principles of AVEs --
Ch. 6. Agility and the Defense Industry --
Ch. 7. Definitions --
Ch. 8. What Agility Is Not --
Ch. 9. Issues --
Ch. 10. The Agile Virtual Enterprise Reference Model --
Ch. 11. Communicative Acts and Information Theory --
Ch. 12. Examples --
Ch. 13. Trust --
Ch. 14. Summary and Tools.
Responsibility: H.T. Goranson.

Abstract:

This text introduces the emerging concept of the agile virtual organization and provides a metric to help executives assess organizations by its many important criteria.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

?The result is essential reading for management at any level within any kind of organization.?-Logistics Comment

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40675144> # The agile virtual enterprise : cases, metrics, tools
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "40675144" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Place/westport_conn> ; # Westport, Conn.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/cambio_organizacional> ; # Cambio organizacional
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/management> ; # Management
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/strategisch_management> ; # Strategisch management
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/logistica_en_los_negocios> ; # Logística en los negocios
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047828> ; # Organizational change
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/sistemas_flexibles_de_manufactura> ; # Sistemas flexibles de manufactura
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/flexibele_productiesystemen> ; # Flexibele productiesystemen
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842759> ; # Business logistics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/927244> ; # Flexible manufacturing systems
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/virtuelles_unternehmen> ; # Virtuelles Unternehmen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/planificacion_de_la_produccion> ; # Planificación de la producción
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1167685> ; # Virtual corporations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1078339> ; # Production planning
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/670.427/e21/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/1797492> ; # H. T. Goranson
    schema:datePublished "1999" ;
    schema:description "With case studies and a unique metric - a way to assess your organization's ability to become agile, then measure its progress toward that goal - Goranson's book is essential reading for management at almost all levels within every type of organization."--Jacket."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837053204> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The agile virtual enterprise : cases, metrics, tools"@en ;
    schema:productID "40675144" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40675144#PublicationEvent/westport_conn_quorum_books_1999> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Agent/quorum_books> ; # Quorum Books
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40675144#Review/852018853> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781567202649> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9976149> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40675144> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Agent/quorum_books> # Quorum Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Quorum Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Place/westport_conn> # Westport, Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Westport, Conn." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/cambio_organizacional> # Cambio organizacional
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cambio organizacional"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/flexibele_productiesystemen> # Flexibele productiesystemen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Flexibele productiesystemen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/logistica_en_los_negocios> # Logística en los negocios
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Logística en los negocios"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/planificacion_de_la_produccion> # Planificación de la producción
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Planificación de la producción"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/sistemas_flexibles_de_manufactura> # Sistemas flexibles de manufactura
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sistemas flexibles de manufactura"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/strategisch_management> # Strategisch management
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Strategisch management"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837053204#Topic/virtuelles_unternehmen> # Virtuelles Unternehmen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Virtuelles Unternehmen"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047828> # Organizational change
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Organizational change"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1078339> # Production planning
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Production planning"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1167685> # Virtual corporations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Virtual corporations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/842759> # Business logistics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Business logistics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/927244> # Flexible manufacturing systems
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Flexible manufacturing systems"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/1797492> # H. T. Goranson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Goranson" ;
    schema:givenName "H. T." ;
    schema:name "H. T. Goranson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781567202649>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1567202640" ;
    schema:isbn "9781567202649" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40675144#Review/852018853>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40675144> ; # The agile virtual enterprise : cases, metrics, tools
    schema:reviewBody ""New ways to manage change and to compete in a rapidly changing business environment are emerging under the concept of the agile enterprise. Most agile are the virtual enterprises, organizations that can reconfigure themselves quickly and temporarily in response to a challenge, then dissolve or transmute into something else. How do they do this and how can you help your organization do it too? And what are the special benefits that lie just below the surface but are certainly as important as the obvious ones?" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.