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Stretch! : how great companies grow in good times and bad

Author: Graeme K Deans; Fritz Kroeger
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2004.
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Learn how to achieve sustained business growth even in the toughest economic times. Author A.T. Kearney surveyed some 29,000 global companies over fourteen years and studied more than eighty companies in depth, in order to determine how the best companies continue to grow in good times and bad. Based on this extensive research and on the best practices of the most successful companies, Stretch! presents a practical,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Deans, Graeme K.
Stretch!.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2004
(DLC) 2003015160
(OCoLC)52766206
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Graeme K Deans; Fritz Kroeger
ISBN: 0471646849 9780471646846
OCLC Number: 54751380
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 243 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Mapping the challenges and hurdles to growth --
The consolidation game --
Governments can help and hinder growth --
The growth objective --
Getting ready to grow --
Introduction to the stretch growth model --
Operations : removing bottlenecks and barriers --
Organization : creating high-performing companies --
Strategy : exploiting strategic levers --
Stretch : achieving extraordinary growth --
Organizing for growth : resourcing implementation --
Reengineering your business processes for growth --
Future challenges for growth --
Overview of economic value added (EVA) and other value frameworks.
Responsibility: Graeme K. Deans, Fritz Kroeger.
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Learn how to achieve sustained business growth even in the toughest economic times. Author A.T. Kearney surveyed some 29,000 global companies over fourteen years and studied more than eighty companies in depth, in order to determine how the best companies continue to grow in good times and bad. Based on this extensive research and on the best practices of the most successful companies, Stretch! presents a practical, step-by-step plan for positive organic growth.

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I realy enjoyed reading this book. My opinion is that there are many new viewpoints in this book witch everyone can make a different world for me.
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