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Author: Russell L Ackoff; Peter M Senge; John Pourdehnad
Publisher: Devon, UK : Triarchy Press, 2010.
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From analyzing birth rates in India, to a fireside chat with the Queen of Iran, to introducing theme parks to the US, this book collects stories that lay bare the workings of a number of well-known businesses and other organizations - and the people who run them. This book shows how thinking systemically leads to real organizational improvements in a variety of academic and workplace settings and how failure to do  Read more...
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Named Person: Russell L Ackoff
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell L Ackoff; Peter M Senge; John Pourdehnad
ISBN: 9780956537973 0956537979
OCLC Number: 732304560
Description: XII, 105 S : Ill.
Responsibility: Russell L. Ackoff ; foreword by Peter Senge ; introduction by John Pourdehnad ; ill. by the author.

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From analyzing birth rates in India, to a fireside chat with the Queen of Iran, to introducing theme parks to the US, this book collects stories that lay bare the workings of a number of well-known businesses and other organizations - and the people who run them. This book shows how thinking systemically leads to real organizational improvements in a variety of academic and workplace settings and how failure to do so can be both personally embarassing and damaging to the organization.

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