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Author Hollingworth, Patrick
Title The Light and Fast Organisation : A New Way of Dealing with Uncertainty
Imprint Milton, QLD : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2016
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- About the author -- Introduction -- Switzerland, February 2008 -- How did he do it? -- What can we learn? -- Part I: The landscape -- Chapter 1: The perfect storm? -- The three forces -- Storm outriders -- VUCA -- How to understand change -- Chapter 2: The VUCA world -- The three forces -- Breaking down VUCA -- Black Swans -- Chapter 3: The old world -- The opposite of VUCA -- The Comfort Paradox -- The problems with exponentiality -- The three symptoms of VUCA -- A crafted future? -- Chapter 4: How we got so organised -- VUCA and the linear organisation -- Designed for yesterday -- The linear strategy -- A temporary fix -- The leadership cult -- Chapter 5: It's about people -- An organisation of people -- Part II: The approaches -- Chapter 6: All that is wrong with expedition style -- High-altitude organisations -- Mountaineering and MBAs? -- The wrong type of mountaineering -- The origin of expedition style -- A desire to control and simplify -- Chapter 7: All that is right with alpine style -- An enduring partnership -- The alpine-style ethos -- Why alpine style trumps expedition style -- Chapter 8: Making the transformation -- The Transformation Model -- Part III: The Alpine Style Model -- Chapter 9: Three skills -- Sensemaking -- Decision making -- Getting critical -- Chapter 10: Three insights -- Knowing your strengths -- Knowing your weaknesses -- Risk attitude -- Chapter 11: Three traits -- Growth mindset -- A commitment to learning -- The anti-alpha -- Chapter 12: Pulling it all together -- Mission -- Engagement -- Antifragility -- Light and fast -- With thanks -- Index -- Advert -- EULA
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hollingworth, Patrick The Light and Fast Organisation : A New Way of Dealing with Uncertainty Milton, QLD : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2016 9780730328278
Subject Organizational change--Management
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