RX for Business: A Troubleshooting Guide for Building a High Performance Organization

RX for Business: A Troubleshooting Guide for Building a High Performance Organization

by Mark Graham Brown, Marsha L. Willard, Darcy E. Hitchcock
     
 
Every day,managers face the challenges of boosting productivity,keeping employee morale high,and increasing levels of commitment. At the same time,everything from personnel difficultis to structural inefficiencies stifle their company's progress,stall the drive for continuous improvement,and get in the way of achieving organizational success. The problems are

Overview

Every day,managers face the challenges of boosting productivity,keeping employee morale high,and increasing levels of commitment. At the same time,everything from personnel difficultis to structural inefficiencies stifle their company's progress,stall the drive for continuous improvement,and get in the way of achieving organizational success. The problems are evident and myriad,but the underlying causes and,most important,the solutions simply aren't. Now,from the best-selling author team of Why TQM Fails and Why Teams Can Fail comes a breakthrough troubleshooting guide that is sure to become every manager's desk reference. Rx for Business can provide quick diagnostic help for businesses that need a little organizational first aid. Designed to be as simple to use as a quick-care home health reference. Rx for Business helps managers diagnose specific problems as they occur,and offers helpful tips for possible solutions. With this remarkable and easy-to-use resource in hand,managers can identify the symptoms,determine the causes of problems they're facing,and get help in deciding what kind of corrective action is necessary. The easy-to-follow layout and helpful icons allow managers to make quick and accurate assessments and immediately turn to the pages they need to find the right remedy right away. Rx for business is the antidote to overlong management tomes that have to be read cover to cover to find the solutions to the problems managers face every day. Readers will use Rx for Business to: Tap into a source of sustainable competitive advantage-the knowledge,passion,and commitment of emplyees-by providing a healthier,happier workplace environment.

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Designed to be as simple to use as a quick home health reference, this "business health" guide provides guidance for identifying problems ("where does it hurt?") with flow charts to follow through on the proposed solutions. 11x8.5". Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786304776
Publisher:
ASQ Quality Press
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
11.02(w) x 8.57(h) x 0.56(d)

Meet the Author

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >