Summary of What Matters Now

How to Win in a World of Relentless Change, Ferocious Competition, and Unstoppable Innovation

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What Matters Now book summary
Management must change with a changing world, and management guru Gary Hamel has some good ideas.

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Prolific management author Gary Hamel blends an almost nostalgic call for ethical action with tips for managing members of the Facebook generation. He cites case studies ranging from Apple to Morning Star to W. L. Gore & Associates. Though the book feels fragmented at times, it is an accessible, smooth read, and the title’s imperative unifies its disparate, passionate pieces. getAbstract recommends this worthy treatise to Hamel fans, managers, innovators, those interested in corporate culture, and managers or workers struggling with change.

In this summary, you will learn

  • Why management needs to undergo change
  • What five areas demand attention now
  • What new practices and structures will best serve your business
 

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Big Ideas
Organizational leaders should consider their work in light of five pivotal, overarching concerns: values, innovation, adaptability, passion and ideology.

1. Why Values Matter
Leaders should be stewards who guide and care for the people who work for...
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About the Author

Gary Hamel, founder of The Management Lab think tank, has written many works on management and innovation, including The Future of Management.


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