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Author Phillips, Tim, 1967-

Title Fit to bust : how great companies fail / Tim Phillips.

Imprint London ; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, ©2011.

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 Axe Books 24x7 Business E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (iv, 210 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Contents Bad behaviour -- Too good to fail -- It worked last time -- Modern Rambos -- All together now -- Greater fools -- Look what we made -- Almost revolutionary.
Summary Warren Buffet remarked that it takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. "If you think about that, you'll do things differently." Journalist Tim Phillips turns his eye toward the most avoidable business disasters of recent history. In each case, the story begins at the point where a disastrous decision was made, and then it examines what happened, why it happened and what could have been different. Each story highlights a flaw that could affect any organization -- for example, overexpansion, failure to do due diligence, or blindness toward an economic bubble. Phillips t.
Subject Business failures.
Management.
Business failures -- Case studies.
Management -- Case studies.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Mergers & Acquisitions.
Business failures. (OCoLC)fst00842694
Management. (OCoLC)fst01007141
Großbetrieb
Bankrott
Management
Fehler
Konkurs
Krisenmanagement.
Konkurs.
Management.
Führungsstil.
Organisationshandeln.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Other Form: Print version: Phillips, Tim, 1967- Fit to bust. London ; Philadelphia : Kogan Page, ©2011 9780749460136 (DLC) 2010048641 (OCoLC)630454454
ISBN 9780749460143 (electronic bk.)
0749460148 (electronic bk.)
1283093685
9781283093682
9780749460136
074946013X
Standard No. AU@ 000048808960
AU@ 000051431178
DEBSZ 372695590
DEBSZ 396986536

 
    
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