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The science of success : how market-based management built the world's largest private company

Author: Charles G Koch
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2007.
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"This book includes the same material used by the leaders and employees of Koch companies to apply Market-Based Management (MBM) to get results. In it, Charles Koch outlines the management methodology developed and implemented by Koch Industries. Koch credits MBM for its 2,000-fold growth since 1967, with today having 80,000 employees in 60 countries and with $90 billion in revenues in 2006. MBM is a scientific  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles G Koch
ISBN: 9780470139882 0470139889
OCLC Number: 85821632
Description: xiii, 194 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Evolution of a business --
The science of human action --
Vision --
Virtue and talents --
Knowledge processes --
Decision rights --
Incentives --
Lessons learned.
Responsibility: Charles G. Koch.
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Praise for THE SCIENCE OF SUCCESS "Evaluating the success of an individual or company is a lot like judging a trapper by his pelts. Charles Koch has a lot of pelts. He has built Koch Industries  Read more...

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"Unlike many management books, which are little more than over-heated and overspun drivel, this one deserves a wide audience ." (The Business, Saturday 9th June 2007)

 
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