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Rational LeadershipDeveloping Iconic Corporations

Rational Leadership: Developing Iconic Corporations

Paul Brooker and Margaret Hayward

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198825395
eISBN:
9780191864063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825395.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This book shows how a business version of rational leadership develops business corporations (and inspires people with confidence) by using the appropriate rational methods. The book presents classic ... More

Professionalizing Leadership

Professionalizing Leadership

Barbara Kellerman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190695781
eISBN:
9780190874452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695781.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Political Economy

Leadership is an occupation—not a profession. Why is this? Why have medicine and law evolved into professions that require extended periods of education, training, and development, but not ... More

Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing

Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing

Christopher L. Tucci, Allan Afuah, and Gianluigi Viscusi (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198816225
eISBN:
9780191853562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816225.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

Examples of the value that can be created and captured through crowdsourcing go back to at least 1714, when the UK used crowdsourcing to solve the Longitude Problem, obtaining a solution that would ... More

Collaborating for Our FutureMultistakeholder Partnerships for Solving Complex Problems

Collaborating for Our Future: Multistakeholder Partnerships for Solving Complex Problems

Barbara Gray and Jill Purdy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198782841
eISBN:
9780191826030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198782841.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Strategy

Organizations turn to multistakeholder partnerships (MSPs) to meet challenges they cannot handle alone. By tapping diverse stakeholders’ resources, MSPs develop the capability to address complex ... More

Judgment and Strategy

Judgment and Strategy

Robin Holt

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199671458
eISBN:
9780191751158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199671458.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Organization Studies

Judgment and Strategy makes a passionate plea for an imaginative, open, and altogether more humble understanding of strategic activity. Prompted by a reading of skeptical philosophy, the book defines ... More

RingtoneExploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Ringtone: Exploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Yves Doz and Keeley Wilson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198777199
eISBN:
9780191822988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777199.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

In less than three decades, Nokia emerged from Finland to lead the mobile phone revolution. It grew to have one of the most recognizable and valuable brands in the world and then fell into decline, ... More

No Ordinary WomanThe Life of Edith Penrose

No Ordinary Woman: The Life of Edith Penrose

Angela Penrose

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198753940
eISBN:
9780191815720
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753940.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

Edith Penrose was a creative thinker, a distinguished economist, and an inspirational teacher who profoundly challenged the prevailing orthodoxy in several fields, including micro-economics, business ... More

Frontier InvestorHow to Prosper in the Next Emerging Markets

Frontier Investor: How to Prosper in the Next Emerging Markets

Marko Dimitrijević

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231170444
eISBN:
9780231542357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170444.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Where are the next decade's greatest investment opportunities? Veteran investor Marko Dimitrijevic argues that they can be found in frontier markets, which account for seventy-one of the world's ... More

RiskworkEssays on the Organizational Life of Risk Management

Riskwork: Essays on the Organizational Life of Risk Management

Michael Power (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198753223
eISBN:
9780191814877
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753223.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This collection of essays deals with the situated management of risk in a wide variety of organizational settings—aviation, mental health, railway project management, energy, toy manufacture, ... More

Achieving a Strategic Sales FocusContemporary Issues and Future Challenges

Achieving a Strategic Sales Focus: Contemporary Issues and Future Challenges

Kenneth Le Meunier-FitzHugh and Tony Douglas

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198706632
eISBN:
9780191826061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198706632.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Marketing

This book considers how the sales function informs business strategy. There are many books that address how to manage the sales team tactically, however, this text addresses how sales can help ... More

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