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What were they thinking? : unconventional wisdom about management

Author: Jeffrey Pfeffer
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business School Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Every day companies and their leaders fail to capitalize on opportunities because they misunderstand the real sources of business success. Based on his popular column in "Business 2.0", Jeffrey Pfeffer delivers wise and timely business commentary that challenges conventional wisdom while providing data and insights to help companies make smarter decisions. The book contains a series of short chapters filled with  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Pfeffer
ISBN: 9781422103128 1422103129
OCLC Number: 76961245
Description: viii, 241 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: People-centered strategies --
Creating effective workplaces --
Power play: rethinking leadership and influence --
Measures of success: rethinking organizational strategy --
Facing the nation: organizations and public policy.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Pfeffer.
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Delivers a business commentary that challenges conventional wisdom while providing data and insights to help companies make smarter decisions. This book covers topics ranging from managing people to  Read more...

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