Teaching the Elephant to Dance
"But, we've always done it that way,"
This is a
warning sign, a symptom of impending disaster for any organization.
like powerful elephants, to the past, organizations rob themselves of the
ingenuity required to meet new competitive challenges and escape the
"re" dimension trap of "re-engineering, re-organization and
re-structuring that concentrate on short term fixes rather than long term
a practical, hands-on guide for creating the right change in any
organization, large or small, corporate or governmental, manufacturing or
service based. Filled with illuminating case studies, it shows how to
devise new corporate visions and strategies... how to overcome inertia ..
and how to form labor-management partnerships. Clear, authoritative,
practical and inspiring, Elephant provides a step-by-step guide for making
the impossible happen.