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Catalytic conversations : organizational communication and innovation

Author: Ann C Baker
Publisher: London [England] ; New York, New York : Routledge, 2015. ©2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In today's increasingly globalized world, it is essential that people of diverse ethnicities and socio-economic backgrounds learn to work together and communicate effectively. This book offers a breakthrough approach to recognizing that differences among people are resources for organizations to tap as they strive to anticipate change and adapt rapidly in an unpredictable world. ""Catalytic Conversations"" provides  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Baker, Ann C.
Catalytic conversations : organizational communication and innovation.
London, [England] ; New York, New York : Routledge, 2015, ©2010
v, 201 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann C Baker
ISBN: 9781315705927 1315705923
OCLC Number: 909898745
Description: 1 online resource (208 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction --
ch. 2. Organizing and innovating through conversations --
ch. 3. Catalytic conversations in complex, emergent environments --
ch. 4. Diverse perspectives for generative change --
ch. 5. Constructive controversy and intentional conversation --
ch. 6. The conversational environment : help or hindrance? --
ch. 7. Complementary technologies for catalytic conversations --
ch. 8. Reflection as movement --
ch. 9. What's in a story? --
ch. 10. The dynamics of organizational change and innovation.
Responsibility: Ann C. Baker.

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