Imaginization: New Mindsets for Seeing, Organizing, and Managing

Imaginization: New Mindsets for Seeing, Organizing, and Managing

by Gareth Morgan
     
 

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Following his immensely successful Images of Organization, in which he develops metaphors to explain the dynamics of organization, Imaginization goes one step further by developing metaphors that speak directly to people about how to get things done on the job. Gareth Morgan shows managers, in business and nonprofit settings, how to form common metaphors to help them

Overview

Following his immensely successful Images of Organization, in which he develops metaphors to explain the dynamics of organization, Imaginization goes one step further by developing metaphors that speak directly to people about how to get things done on the job. Gareth Morgan shows managers, in business and nonprofit settings, how to form common metaphors to help them interpret and change organizational behaviour.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576750261
Publisher:
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Pages:
347
Sales rank:
1,224,397
Product dimensions:
6.07(w) x 9.09(h) x 0.91(d)

Meet the Author

Gareth Morgan is well known for his creative contributions to management. He is the author of seven books, including Images of Organization, Creative Organization Theory, Imaginization and Riding the Waves of Change. He acts as consultant and seminar leader to numerous organizations throughout Europe and North America, and is Distinguished Research Professor at York University in Toronto. He has sat on the editorial boards of the Academy of Management, and Organization Studies; and is a Life Fellow of the International Academy of Management. Born in Wales, he now lives in Toronto with his wife, Karen and their children Evan and Heather.

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