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How the mighty fall : and why some companies never give in

Author: James C Collins
Publisher: New York : Jim Collins : Distributed in the U.S. and Canada exclusively by HarperCollins Publishers, ©2009.
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Discusses signs pointing toward the decline of a business, how far the decline can proceed before failure becomes inevitable, and crucial steps companies can take to reverse course.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James C Collins
ISBN: 9780977326419 0977326411
OCLC Number: 313666097
Description: xiv, 222 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The silent creep of impending doom --
Five stages of decline --
Stage 1: Hubris born of success --
Stage 2: Undisciplined pursuit of more --
Stage 3: Denial of risk and peril --
Stage 4: Grasping for salvation --
Stage 5: Capitulation to irrelevance or death --
Well-founded hope.
Responsibility: Jim Collins.

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Discusses signs pointing toward the decline of a business, how far the decline can proceed before failure becomes inevitable, and crucial steps companies can take to reverse course.

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