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Upside down management : a common sense guide to better business

Author: John Timpson
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There's a lot of hot air in the world of business. Wouldn't it be nice just to hear some common sense? That's exactly what John Timpson has got. After four decades running his family business and turning it into one of the high street's biggest success stories, he really knows what works and what doesn't.
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Timpson
ISBN: 9780470689455 0470689455
OCLC Number: 580088296
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The Timpson experience --
Upside down management --
Be the CEO --
Do the deals --
Make mistakes --
Challenge the rules --
Survive the stress --
Let your conscience be your guide --
Ideas that work.
Responsibility: John Timpson.

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'A practical and inspirational manual for anyone who runs a business... His philosophies...about how to manage a business are refreshing.' (Financial Times, July 2010). 'A stimulating read Read more...

 
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