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That"s Not What We Meant to Do

Reform and Its Unintended Consequences in the Twentieth Century

by Steven M. Gillon

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7451693M
ISBN 100393048845
ISBN 109780393048841

  Sometimes, the things we want (and people) aren’t meant to be. We try desperately to make some of these relationships and opportunities work out, but sometimes it’s just not mean to be. The sooner you realize that everything in this life has a phase, -some longer than others, the sooner you will find peace with the present, and peace with. This book distills Kotter's decades of experi­ence and award-winning research to reveal why organizations rise and fall, and how they can rise again in the face of adversity"-- Provided by publisher. "What's the worst thing you can hear when you have a good idea at work? "That's not how we do it here!""-- Provided by publisher.

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