The Resource How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses, Neil Smith with Patricia O'Connell, (eaudio)

How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses, Neil Smith with Patricia O'Connell, (eaudio)

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How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses
Title
How excellent companies avoid dumb things
Title remainder
breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses
Statement of responsibility
Neil Smith with Patricia O'Connell
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Companies make headline news all the time for decisions that make many of us scratch our heads in wonder, even companies that are smart and successful. Here, Neil Smith, with more than 20 years of experience leading large-scale performance improvements, reveals the hidden barriers that cause excellent companies to do dumb things, and smart people within companies to act in dumb ways. Drawing on his experience working with and helping transform top global businesses, Smith has identified 8 barriers that prevent organizations from achieving and maintaining sustainable success. Rich with anecdotes and case studies, Smith outlines a fast and proven process in which 12 principles of business transformation can break down the barriers holding companies back. What Smith offers his readers is the same thing he offers every day to the major companies he works with, a promise that by following his insights, the company will be able to increase communication, simplicity, and profit to levels never before attainable
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Smith, Neil
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not applicable
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Dave Courvoisier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Connell, Patricia.
  • Courvoisier, Dave
  • hoopla digital
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  • Organizational effectiveness
  • Decision making
  • Psychology, Industrial
  • Management
  • Success in business
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
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How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses, Neil Smith with Patricia O'Connell, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 45 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781611749960
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11418369
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11418369
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MWT11418369
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
How excellent companies avoid dumb things : breaking the 8 hidden barriers that plague even the best businesses, Neil Smith with Patricia O'Connell, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 45 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611749960
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11418369
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11418369
System control number
MWT11418369
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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