The high-speed company : creating urgency and growth in a nanosecond culture / by Jason Jennings with Laurence Haughton
By: Jennings, Jason.
Contributor(s): Haughton, Laurence.Publisher: New York : Portfolio Penguin, 2015Description: x, 228 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781591847366.Subject(s): Start ups | Business | Entrepreneurs | Organisational effectiveness
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||202.6 JEN 2015 (Browse shelf)||Available||CA011061|
|Book||New Zealand||202.6 HIG (Browse shelf)||Available||CA008355|
Purpose: doing well by doing good -- Principles and values: the "shalls" and "shall nots" of speed -- The customer: the immutable law of suckage -- Transparency: more trust, more engagement, more urgency -- Systematize everything: reliable, repeatable, and durable -- Communication: exploration and discovery -- Accountability: create a cult of engagement and clarity -- Prosperity: keeping fast people by your side -- Stewardship: the final piece of the puzzle.
Examines the imperatives of high-speed growth, offering insight into how to achieve that. Advises that a sense of purpose is essential and discusses how to establish real values and get the most from your team.