Corporate management in crisis; why the mighty fall [by] Joel E. Ross [and] Michael J. Kami.

; Kami, Michael J., 1922- author
Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1973] .

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Other Authors Kami, Michael J., 1922-
Subjects Big business -- United States -- Case studies.
Big business.
Gestion d'entreprise -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études de.
Grandes entreprises -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études de.
Industrial management -- United States -- Case studies.
Industrial management.
United States.
Description 263 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Contents The crisis in management : its causes -- Aerospace : flying low at Lockheed and Rolls-Royce -- Penn Central : that's no way to run a railroad -- Airlines : Pan Am's nose dive -- Computers : Snow White and the seven dwarfs (RCA, GE, Univac, Conrol Data, NCR, Burroughs, Xerox) -- Conglomerates : synergism at LTV makes 2+2=3 -- Autos : is there a Chrysler in big three's future -- Whatever happened to the great A and P -- AT and T's wrong number -- Strategic planning : if you don't know where you're going, all roads lead there -- Operational planning : how to get where you're going -- Controls : delegation doesn't mean abdication -- Board of directors : rubber stamps? -- One-man rule : the shadow of the leader is shortening fast -- Slow reaction to change : you can't plan the future on the past -- Consumerism : the customer is king -- Computers : use but don't misuse -- Accounting manipulations : you can't fool everybody for long -- Organization : the structure of the sixties doesn't fit the needs for the seventies -- Handicap your company's management.
Genre Case studies.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)622530
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ross, Joel E.
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