How: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything...in Business (and in Life) (Hardcover)
Why How We Do Anything Means Everything...in Business (and in Life)
Wiley, 9780471751229, 352pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2007
Divided into four comprehensive parts, this insightful guide:
- Exposes the forces and factors that have fundamentally changed the world in which business operates, placing a new focus on the hows with which we conduct ourselves
- Provides frameworks to help you understand these hows and implement them in powerful and productive ways
- Helps you channel your actions and decisions to thrive uniquely within today's new business realities
- Sheds light on the systems of how--the dynamics between people that shape organizational culture--and introduces a bold new vision for winning through self-governance
The qualities that many once thought of as "soft"--trust, integrity, values, and reputation--are now the hard currency of business success and the ultimate drivers of efficiency, productivity, and profitability. With in-depth insights and practical advice, HOW will help you bring excellence and significance to your business endeavors--and your life--and refocus your efforts in powerful new ways. If you want to stand out, to thrive in our fast changing, hyperconnected, and hypertransparent world, open this book and discover HOW.
Dov Seidman's professional career has focused on how companies and their people can operate in both a principled and profitable way. He is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of LRN. Leading companies such as Disney, Dow Chemical, eBay, Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble, Raytheon, and 3M turn to LRN to help management govern more effectively and workers do the right things the right way, even in the most challenging of situations. Dov is a Harvard Law School graduate who also earned a bachelor's and master's degree in philosophy from UCLA, and a BA with honors in philosophy, politics, and economics from Oxford University. For more on this book, visit www.HowsMatter.com.