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In search of excellence : lessons from America's best-run companies

Author: Thomas J Peters; Robert H Waterman
Publisher: New York : Collins Business Essentials, 2006, ©2004.
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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table. Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit-maxim- izing practices -- that  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas J Peters; Robert H Waterman
ISBN: 9780060548780 0060548789
OCLC Number: 752854690
Description: xxiv, 360 p. : ill.
Responsibility: by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman.

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A new edition of the critically acclaimed and landmark business handbook provides an incisive look at the successful management techniques of IBM, Texas Instruments, 3M, and other profitable American  Read more...

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-One of those rare books on management that are both consistently thought-provoking and fun to read.---Wall Street Journal

 
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