The Resource A passion for excellence : the leadership difference, Tom Peters, Nancy Austin

A passion for excellence : the leadership difference, Tom Peters, Nancy Austin

Label
A passion for excellence : the leadership difference
Title
A passion for excellence
Title remainder
the leadership difference
Statement of responsibility
Tom Peters, Nancy Austin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is an inspiring, career-transforming book published for people who want to get ahead. It takes the reader behind the scenes in some of the most successful organizations and analyzes what makes them distinctive. Here are real people, real companies, real numbers. Here is what is needed to know about the crucial elements of success: constant innovation, staying in touch with customers, encouraging the contributions of everyone in the company, and maintaining the integrity that is basic to leadership. Here are the secrets of building excellence
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, Thomas J
Index
index present
LC call number
HD70.U5
LC item number
P425 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HD 70.U5 P483p 1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Austin, Nancy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial management
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Objectives
  • Personnel Management
  • Management
  • Gestion d'entreprise
  • Industrial management
  • Management
  • Management
  • Gestion d'entreprise
  • Management
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
Label
A passion for excellence : the leadership difference, Tom Peters, Nancy Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction : a revolution is brewing -- Part 1. Common sense. 1. A blinding flash of the obvious -- 2. MBWA : the technology of the obvious -- 3. Integrity and the technology of the obvious -- Part 2. Customers. 4. Common courtesy : the ultimate barrier to competitor entry -- 5. No such thing as a commodity -- 6. "Mere perception" : on the irreducible humanness of customers -- 7. Quality is not a technique -- 8. The "smell" of the customer -- Part 3. Innovation. 9. The mythology of innovation, or a skunkworks tale -- 10. Three skunks -- 11. The context of innovation -- 12. The "smell" of innovation -- Part 4. People, people, people. 13. Bone-deep beliefs -- 14. Ownership -- 15. ApplauseApplause -- Part 5. Leadership. 16. Attention, symbols, drama, vision--and love -- 17. Transformations and enhancements : small wins, debureaucratizing and pockets of excellence -- 18. Coaching -- 19. Doing MBWA -- 20. Excellence in school leadership -- 21. What price excellence --Acknowledgments -- A guide to key concepts -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxv, 437 pages
Isbn
9780394544847
Lccn
84045767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • ZBWT00031058
  • stbh00244924
  • sthanT00243627
System control number
(OCoLC)11969925
Label
A passion for excellence : the leadership difference, Tom Peters, Nancy Austin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction : a revolution is brewing -- Part 1. Common sense. 1. A blinding flash of the obvious -- 2. MBWA : the technology of the obvious -- 3. Integrity and the technology of the obvious -- Part 2. Customers. 4. Common courtesy : the ultimate barrier to competitor entry -- 5. No such thing as a commodity -- 6. "Mere perception" : on the irreducible humanness of customers -- 7. Quality is not a technique -- 8. The "smell" of the customer -- Part 3. Innovation. 9. The mythology of innovation, or a skunkworks tale -- 10. Three skunks -- 11. The context of innovation -- 12. The "smell" of innovation -- Part 4. People, people, people. 13. Bone-deep beliefs -- 14. Ownership -- 15. ApplauseApplause -- Part 5. Leadership. 16. Attention, symbols, drama, vision--and love -- 17. Transformations and enhancements : small wins, debureaucratizing and pockets of excellence -- 18. Coaching -- 19. Doing MBWA -- 20. Excellence in school leadership -- 21. What price excellence --Acknowledgments -- A guide to key concepts -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxv, 437 pages
Isbn
9780394544847
Lccn
84045767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • ZBWT00031058
  • stbh00244924
  • sthanT00243627
System control number
(OCoLC)11969925

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