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The general managers / John P. Kotter.

London : Collier Macmillan, [1982] .
ISBN 0029180007, 9780029180006

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Subjects Administradores.
Aptitude pour la direction -- Cas, Études de.
Cadres -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études de.
Chefs d'entreprise -- États-Unis -- Cas, Études de.
Cours de formation.
Direction entreprise.
Etats-Unis -- Entreprise.
Etude de cas.
Executive ability -- Case studies.
Executive ability.
Executives -- United States -- Case studies.
Gestion du personnel.
United States.
Description xi, 221 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-213) and index.
Contents The Participants in the Study -- A Few Examples: Gaines, Thompson, and Richardson -- The Findings and Their Presentations: Some Initial Comments -- The Organization of the Book -- The Major Themes -- The General Management Jobs: Key Challenges and Dilemmas -- The Jobs, the Context and the Emergent Demands -- Challenges and Dilemmas Associated with the Responsibilities -- Challenges and Dilemmas Associated with the Relationships -- The Overall Demands: A Summary -- Differences in Job Demands -- Seven Different Kinds of GM Jobs -- Different Business and Corporate Settings: The Impact of Size, Age, Performance Level, and Other Factors -- Summary and Discussion -- The General Managers: Personal and Background Characteristics -- Common Personal Characteristics -- Basic Personality -- Knowledge and Relationships -- Job-related Reasons for the Similarities -- Common Background Characteristics -- Childhood Family Environment -- Educational and Career Experiences -- Possible Reasons for the Background Similarities -- Differences in Personal and Background Characteristics -- Age-related Differences -- Job-related Reasons for Individual Differences -- Main Factors Creating Misfits -- Summary and Discussion -- General Managers in Action: Part I--Similarities in Behavior -- The Approach -- Agenda Setting -- Network Building -- Execution: Getting Networks to Implement Agendas -- Underlying Reasons for the Basic Approach -- Forces Behind the Agenda-setting Process -- Forces Behind the Network-building Process -- Forces Behind the Execution Process.
Genre Case studies.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8172004
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Kotter, John P., 1947-
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