- Eye Opening
Fredmund Malik, a Swiss management expert, eviscerates much of common practice in large corporations without seeming angry, just a bit cantankerous. Malik’s take on meetings? Get rid of them. Performance reviews? Twaddle. Managers’ pep talks aimed at building enthusiasm? Don’t waste your time. Malik pokes holes in conventional wisdom and offers commonsense alternatives. getAbstract recommends his guide to managers who’d like to rethink ordinary practices. The original edition, published in German, is regarded as a management classic.
About the Author
Fredmund Malik is one of Europe’s top experts on management, leadership and corporate governance. He is the founder of an institution carrying his name. He lives in Switzerland.
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3 years agoThis book is a keeper. It is something I will refer to again and again.
3 years agoOne of the best ‘read over and over again’ books. A guide to follow.
4 years agoGreat stuff to simplify and have more focus on what to do as manager.
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