Taking Charge: Management Guide to Troubled Companies and Turnarounds

Taking Charge: Management Guide to Troubled Companies and Turnarounds

by John O. Whitney
     
 

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A Management Survival Guide From a Turnaround Pro.
Strained financial resources, demoralized executives, fearful employees, unhappy customers, tense bankers, angry investors, and competitors waiting to pounce -- these are the classic challenges of turnarounds and troubled companies. Taking Charge is a management survival guide that explores the dynamics ofSee more details below

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A Management Survival Guide From a Turnaround Pro.
Strained financial resources, demoralized executives, fearful employees, unhappy customers, tense bankers, angry investors, and competitors waiting to pounce -- these are the classic challenges of turnarounds and troubled companies. Taking Charge is a management survival guide that explores the dynamics of troubled companies from the perspective of a turnaround pro, providing a step-by-step plan for success that is punctuated with real-world examples.

Topics include cash control, banking relationships, leadership style, entrepreneurship, equity versus debt, and downsizing and reorganization -- must reading not only for managers of troubled companies, but also for those in relatively stable companies anxious to avoid turnaround status. The principles first set forth in the original edition published in 1987 are still valid in this 1999 reprint edition.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781893122031
Publisher:
Beard Group Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.67(d)

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James D. Miller
A step-by-step how-to book that discusses turnarounds in a straightfoward, no-nonsense manner (James D. Miller is Managing Partner, Arthur Andersen & Co.)

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