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Beyond Rational Management: Mastering the Paradoxes and Competing Demands of High Performance

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In order to understand managerial effectiveness, says Robert E. Quinn, we must move beyond the theories of rational management and begin to better understand the dynamic, paradoxical, and competing forces that block us from high performance. In this book, Quinn draws on his extensive research on leadership, change, and organizational performance to provide a new way of thi ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published October 28th 1991 by Jossey-Bass (first published 1988)
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Van prof. dr. Robert E. Quinn heb ik sinds eind jaren '90 het Handboek Managementvaardigheden en Verander de wereld in de kast en vaak gebruikt. Afgelopen zomer kreeg ik de kans om Persoonlijk meesterschap in management voorbij rationeel management uit 1991 over te nemen van Henk Jan Kamsteeg. Quinn hekelt de eenzijdige benadering van veel collega's die een instant succesformule voor managementproblemen suggereren. De kern van Quinn's betoog laat zich samenvatten als: er zijn meer dan één manier ...more
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