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Management of the AbsurdAn original, contrarian philosophy that challenges today’s leaders to look past the quick fix and deal thoughtfully with the real complexities of managing people. In organizations, as in life, human behavior is often irrational — and problems do not easily lend themselves to the simplistic answers and gimmickry offered in the myriad business “self-help” books and management training programs available today. In Management of the Absurd, Richard Farson zeros in on the paradoxes of communication…

Living Life Better: The Marathon of the AbsurdLife is a series of challenges to be met and conquered. Living Life Better is a book that offers no-nonsense advice on how to deal with problems and improve the quality of Life….

Management, absurd: Ein Blick auf die Kehrseite moderner Management-Begriffe (German Edition)Begriffe wie Burnout oder Resilienz werden im Management oft und gerne verwendet, ohne jemals kritisch hinterfragt zu werden. Was aber verbirgt sich tatsächlich hinter diesen Buzzwords? Und was hinter Evergreens wie „Führungskräfte“ und latest Hits wie „Generation Y“ und „Social Media“? Die Autoren stellen Schlagworte, Stereotypen, Klischees und Mythen kritisch infrage und wenden sich gegen den irreführenden Mainstream, gegen verkrustete Stereotypen, gegen einseitige Betrachtungs…

Stage Managing Chaos: A Diary of the Old Vic Production of Fernando Arrabal's the Architect and the Emperor of AssyriaIn the early 1970s London’s National Theatre, led by Sir Laurence Olivier, launched an infamous avant garde production of The Architect and the Emperor of Assyria. Concerned that his classical approach would clash with the enfant terrible director, Victor Garcia, Olivier enlisted stage manager Jackie Harvey to keep a diary of the often ludicrous, occasionally creative, always challenging rehearsals. Anthony Hopkins and Jim Dale costarred in the surreal two-man piece. Led by the eccentric Garcia…

MIAW - Management in Absurd Way (Indonesian Edition)Sinopsis: Buku ini mencoba menyampaikan konsep manajemen dengan ringan. Ada isinya yang teoritis-konseptual. Ada tawa dan plesetan. Ada humor lebay dan sarkasme. Ada info trivial keluar konteks dan sedikit renungan. Bahkan, ada selipan unsur roman untuk menghangatkan suasana. Sebentar, memangnya relevan untuk menyelipkan unsur roman bersanding dengan teori manajemen yang serius? Ada sebagian yang paralel antara semesta manajemen dan roman. Keduanya adalah tentang bagaimana mengeruk uang target s…

Richard Farson. Menedzhment absurda./Richard Farson. Management of the absurd.The following description is in Russian (transliterated), followed by an automated English translation. We apologize for inaccuracies in the computer-generated English translation. Please feel free to contact us for an accurate human English translation, which well be happy to prepare upon requestM. Sofia 2006. 192s paper binding,We ship to worldwide destinations from worldwide origination points, including our overseas facilities. Shipping and handling charges are based on the actual weight. Bu…