Great by Choice
  • Author : Jim Collins
  • Release Date : 11 October 2011
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 13 : 9780062121004
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Book excerpt: Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns withanother groundbreaking work, this time to ask: why do some companies thrive inuncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? Based on nine years of research,buttressed by rigorous analysis and infused with engaging stories, Collins andhis colleague Morten Hansen enumerate the principles for building a truly greatenterprise in unpredictable, tumultuous and fast-moving times. This book isclassic Collins: contrarian, data-driven and uplifting.

Great by Choice

Great by Choice

Author : Jim Collins,Morten T. Hansen
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns withanother groundbreaking work, this time to ask: why do some companies thrive inuncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? Based on nine years of research,buttressed by rigorous analysis and infused with engaging stories, Collins andhis colleague Morten ...

Great by Choice

Great by Choice

Author : Jim Collins,Morten T. Hansen
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Business & Economics
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THE NEW QUESTION Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns with another groundbreaking work, this time to ask: Why do some companies thrive in uncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? Based on nine years of research, buttressed by rigorous analysis and infused with engaging ...

Great by Choice

Great by Choice

Author : Jim Collins,Morten T. Hansen
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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The new question Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns with another groundbreaking work, this time to ask: Why do some companies thrive in uncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? Based on nine years of research, buttressed by rigorous analysis and infused with engaging ...

Good to Great

Good to Great

Author : Jim Collins
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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The Challenge Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an enterprise from the verybeginning. But what about the company that is not born with great DNA? How can ...

Great at Work

Great at Work

Author : Morten T. Hansen
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
Genre : Business & Economics
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The Wall Street Journal bestseller—a Financial Times Business Book of the Month and named by The Washington Post as “One of the 11 Leadership Books to Read in 2018”—is “a refreshingly data-based, clearheaded guide” (Publishers Weekly) to individual performance, based on a groundbreaking study. Why do some people perform better ...

Turning the Flywheel

Turning the Flywheel

Author : Jim Collins
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Business & Economics
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A companion guidebook to the number-one bestselling Good to Great, focused on implementation of the flywheel concept, one of Jim Collins’ most memorable ideas that has been used across industries and the social sectors, and with startups. The key to business success is not a single innovation or one plan. ...

Built to Last

Built to Last

Author : Jim Collins,Jerry I. Porras
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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"This is not a book about charismatic visionary leaders. It is not about visionary product concepts or visionary products or visionary market insights. Nor is it about just having a corporate vision. This is a book about something far more important, enduring, and substantial. This is a book about visionary ...

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Author : Jim Collins,William Lazier
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Business & Economics
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From Jim Collins, the most influential business thinker of our era, comes an ambitious upgrade of his classic, Beyond Entrepreneurship, that includes all-new findings and world-changing insights. What's the roadmap to create a company that not only survives its infancy but thrives, changing the world for decades to come? Nine ...

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Good to Great

Author : James Charles Collins
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Business
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Can a good company become a great one and, if so, how?After a five-year research project, Collins concludes that good to great can and does happen. In this book, he uncovers the underlying variables that enable any type of organization to...

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How the Mighty Fall

Author : Jim Collins
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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Decline can be avoided. Decline can be detected. Decline can be reversed. Amidst the desolate landscape of fallen great companies, Jim Collins began to wonder: How do the mighty fall? Can decline be detected early and avoided? How far can a company fall before the path toward doom becomes inevitable ...

The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management

The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management

Author : Alan Murray
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Business & Economics
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The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management offers “Lasting Lessons from the Best Leadership Minds of Our Time.” Compiled by Alan Murray, Deputy Managing Editor of the Wall Street Journal, this is the definitive guide to how to be a successful manager from the world’s most respected business ...

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Good to Great and the Social Sectors

Author : James Charles Collins,Jim Collins
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Executive ability
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Rejecting the belief, common among politicians, that all would be well in society if only the public sector operated more like the private sector, author Jim Collins sets out a radically new approach to creating successful hospitals, police forces, universities, charities, and other non-profit-making organisations. In the process he rejects ...

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Lovability

Author : Brian de Haaff
Publisher : Greenleaf Book Group
Genre : Business & Economics
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Love is the surprising emotion that company builders cannot afford to ignore. Genuine, heartfelt devotion and loyalty from customers — yes, love — is what propels a select few companies ahead. Think about the products and companies that you really care about and how they make you feel. You do not merely ...

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Author : Joan Garry
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Business & Economics
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Nonprofit leadership is messy Nonprofits leaders are optimistic by nature. They believe with time, energy, smarts, strategy and sheer will, they can change the world. But as staff or board leader, you know nonprofits present unique challenges. Too many cooks, not enough money, an abundance of passion. It’s enough ...

Beyond Entrepreneurship 2 0

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Author : Jim Collins
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Business & Economics
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______________________________ NEARLY THIRTY YEARS AGO, Stanford University faculty members Jim Collins and Bill Lazier showed you how to turn an entrepreneurial business into an enduring great company. Beyond Entrepreneurship became a leadership staple, particularly among small and early-stage companies. And while Collins would go on to write a series of famous ...