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Simple habits for complex times : powerful practices for leaders

Author: Jennifer Garvey Berger; Keith Johnston
Publisher: Stanford, California : Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When faced with complex challenges or uncertain outcomes, many leaders believe that if they are smart enough, work hard enough, or turn to the best management tools, they will be able to find the right answer, predict and plan for the future, and break down tasks to produce controllable outcomes. But, what are leaders to do when this isn't the case?In complex situations, prediction, control, and the right answer are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Berger, Jennifer Garvey, 1970-
Simple habits for complex times
(DLC) 2014033654
(OCoLC)890080272
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Garvey Berger; Keith Johnston
ISBN: 9780804794251 0804794251
OCLC Number: 987307429
Description: 1 ressource en ligne
Contents: Leading the possible --
Engage with complexity, but keep it simple --
Say what you think, listening to the ways you might be wrong --
Create a clear vision for an unclear future --
Make rational use of human irrationality --
Communicate your certainty about uncertainty --
Grow your people to be bigger than your problems --
Lead change as the new normal.
Responsibility: Jennifer Garvey Berger and Keith Johnston.

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Simple Habits for Complex Times teaches leaders three transformational practices that will enable them to thrive in the face of increasingly complex challenges with uncertain outcomes. By learning to  Read more...

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"This is the perfect guide to corporate transformation. Changing consumption patterns are turning business models upside down. Garvey Berger and Johnston show you how to drain the swamp of ambiguity, Read more...

 
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