We Need Diverse Ya Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | June 29, 2015

    Roger Hobbs: IMG Soundtrack of Macau: Roger Hobbs's Playlist for Vanishing Games



    My new novel, Vanishing Games, is a heist thriller set in the gambling city of Macau, China. I lived there briefly while researching the book and... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Vanishing Games

      Roger Hobbs 9780385352642

    spacer

Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus (Economist)

by

Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus (Economist) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Good management is a precious commodity in the corporate world.  Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus is a straight-forward manual on the most innovative management ideas and the management gurus who developed them.

The earlier edition, Guide to Management Ideas, presented the most significant ideas that continue to underpin business management. This new book builds on those ideas and adds detailed biographies of the people who came up with them-the most influential business thinkers of the past and present.  

Topics covered include: Active Inertia, Disruptive Technology, Genchi Genbutsu (Japanese for "Go and See for Yourself"), The Halo Effect, The Long Tail, Skunkworks, Tipping Point, Triple Bottom Line, and more.  

The management gurus covered include: Dale Carnegie, Jim Collins, Stephen Covey, Peter Drucker, Philip Kotler, Michael Porter, Tom Peters, and many others.

Synopsis:

Good management is a precious commodity in the corporate world, and good ideas are even more rare. Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus gathers the most influential ideas and thinkers that have defined modern management into one compact guide. This new book builds on Guide to Management Ideas (2003) and adds entries on the most influential business thought leaders of the past and present. Topics covered range from Active Inertia and Disruptive Technology to Triple Bottom Line and the Long Tail, while the management gurus covered include Jim Collins, Peter Drucker, Philip Kotler, Michael Porter, Tom Peters, and many others.

About the Author

Tim Hindle is author of several best-selling books on management and business. He is a former business and management editor of The Economist and was the founder editor of EuroBusiness. He has also been editor of Director magazine.

Table of Contents

Part 1. Management Ideas.

Part 2. Management Gurus.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781846681080
Author:
Hindle, Tim
Publisher:
Bloomberg Press
Subject:
Management Science
Subject:
Industrial Management
Subject:
Management
Subject:
General & Introductory Business & Management
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Economist Books
Series Volume:
42
Publication Date:
20080901
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Pages:
322
Dimensions:
8.42x5.72x1.33 in. 1.15 lbs.

Related Subjects

Business » Human Resource Management
Business » Management

Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus (Economist) Used Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$14.95 In Stock
Product details 322 pages Profile Books - English 9781846681080 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Good management is a precious commodity in the corporate world, and good ideas are even more rare. Guide to Management Ideas and Gurus gathers the most influential ideas and thinkers that have defined modern management into one compact guide. This new book builds on Guide to Management Ideas (2003) and adds entries on the most influential business thought leaders of the past and present. Topics covered range from Active Inertia and Disruptive Technology to Triple Bottom Line and the Long Tail, while the management gurus covered include Jim Collins, Peter Drucker, Philip Kotler, Michael Porter, Tom Peters, and many others.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.