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Three Moves Ahead

Three Moves Ahead shows how classic chess strategies address the #1 problem of Information Age executives: how to move quickly in the face of incalculable complexities and unexpected change. This witty and novel guide, written for non-players, is packed with scores of real-world examples showing how top CEOs use Grandmaster techniques to win on Wall […]

Business Information Systems

Business Information Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to information systems and their application in organisations.   Essential elements:• Business-focused – concise but comprehensive coverage of the core material for business students• Grounded in theory – provides a strong foundation in the subject• Coherent and integrated – builds concepts systematically, showing the connections between […]

Reframing Organizations

In this fifth edition of the bestselling text in organizational theory and behavior, Bolman and Deal’s update includes coverage of pressing issues such as globalization, changing workforce, multi-cultural and virtual workforces and communication, and sustainability. A full instructor support package is available including an instructor’s guide, summary tip sheets for each chapter, hot links to […]

Trennung – von der Krise zur Lösung

Wenn nur noch Streit den Ehealltag prägt, dann kann eine Trennungszeit helfen, sich klar zu werden, wie es weitergehen soll. Auch aus rechtlichen Gründen drängt sich allenfalls eine Trennung auf, wenn eine Seite gegen den Willen der andern die Scheidung verlangt. Was immer der Grund ist: Wer sich trennen will, hat viel zu regeln. Autor […]

From Wags to Riches

Move over Jack Welch and Warren Buffett. The new role model for business leaders isn’t a corporate superstar or one of America’s wealthiest tycoons. It’s the family dog. What can man’s best friend teach us about building stronger, more collaborative organizations? Plenty. In From Wags to Riches, management expert Robert Vetere explores how our partnership […]

Amoeba Management

Especially effective in dynamic and highly competitive environments, the Amoeba Management System has received attention from the Harvard Business Review and has already been successfully adopted at more than 400 companies around the world. At the heart of this innovative management system is a business philosophy based on doing the right thing as a human […]

Prospect Theory

Prospect Theory: For Risk and Ambiguity, first published in 2010, provided the first comprehensive and accessible textbook treatment of the way decisions are made both when we have the statistical probabilities associated with uncertain future events (risk) and when we lack them (ambiguity). The book presents models, primarily prospect theory, that are both tractable and […]

Meta-organizations

A growing number of organizations are meta-organizations; rather than individuals they have other organizations as their members. This comprehensive book explains, in-depth, the unique way in which meta-organizations function, how they differ from organizations with individual membership, and how they are crucial agents in the process of globalization. Goran Ahrne and Nils Brunsson combine the […]

What Management Is

A book about management, described by guru Peter Drucker as ‚a first rate as an introduction for the non-manager and especially for the beginner, but equally excellent as a rounded, complete, and comprehensive `refresher course‘ for the most experienced executive.‘ Both a beginner’s guide and a bible for one of the greatest social innovations of […]