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Fatal illusions : shredding a dozen unrealities that can keep your organization from success, James R. Lucas

Label
Fatal illusions : shredding a dozen unrealities that can keep your organization from success
Title
Fatal illusions
Title remainder
shredding a dozen unrealities that can keep your organization from success
Statement of responsibility
James R. Lucas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
158.7
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5548.8
LC item number
.L683 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Fatal illusions : shredding a dozen unrealities that can keep your organization from success, James R. Lucas
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=1905
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sect.1. Illusions -- What are illusions? -- Why we "buy in" to illusions -- Harmless, hurtful, and fatal illusions -- Sect.2. Twelve fatal illusions -- Vision: "having a mission statement means we know who we are" -- Priorities: "of course our people understand what's important" -- Quality: "everybody knows what quality is" -- Expectations: "we don't know what to expect of those people" -- Change: "we'll get to that later" -- Consequences: "I think we can get away with that" -- Comparisons: "we're doing better than "̲̲̲̲ -- People:"good people can be successful in jobs they don't like" -- Openness: "we can run this thing without sharing that information" -- Incentives: "in this economy, they should be happy to have a job" -- Cooperation: "just give people a chance and they'll work together" -- Passion: "we don't need passion if we have a good plan" -- Sect.3. Shredding illusions before they shred us -- Good medicine for bad ideas -- Soul sweat: winning by facing the truth -- Dealing with the illusions of others -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm42329044
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585024059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329044
Label
Fatal illusions : shredding a dozen unrealities that can keep your organization from success, James R. Lucas
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=1905
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sect.1. Illusions -- What are illusions? -- Why we "buy in" to illusions -- Harmless, hurtful, and fatal illusions -- Sect.2. Twelve fatal illusions -- Vision: "having a mission statement means we know who we are" -- Priorities: "of course our people understand what's important" -- Quality: "everybody knows what quality is" -- Expectations: "we don't know what to expect of those people" -- Change: "we'll get to that later" -- Consequences: "I think we can get away with that" -- Comparisons: "we're doing better than "̲̲̲̲ -- People:"good people can be successful in jobs they don't like" -- Openness: "we can run this thing without sharing that information" -- Incentives: "in this economy, they should be happy to have a job" -- Cooperation: "just give people a chance and they'll work together" -- Passion: "we don't need passion if we have a good plan" -- Sect.3. Shredding illusions before they shred us -- Good medicine for bad ideas -- Soul sweat: winning by facing the truth -- Dealing with the illusions of others -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm42329044
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585024059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329044

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