Meltdown : why our systems fail and what we can do about it / by Chris Clearfield and Andras Tilcsik
By: Clearfield, Chris.
Contributor(s): Tilcsik, Andras.Publisher: London, U.K. : Atlantic Books, 2018Description: 294 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781786492241.Subject(s): Risk management | Strategy | Organisational effectiveness | Business failures
|Item type||Home library||Call number||Status||Date due||Item reserves|
|Book||Australia||338 CLE 2018 (Browse shelf)||Issued||01/02/2019|
|Book||New Zealand||338 MEL (Browse shelf)||Available|
FAILURE ALL AROUND US: The danger zone -- Deep waters, new horizons -- Hacking, fraud, and all the news that's unfit to print. CONQUERING COMPLEXITY: Out of the danger zone -- Complex systems, simple tools -- Reading the writing on the wall -- The anatomy of dissent -- The speed bump effect -- Strangers in a strange land -- Surprise! -- The golden age of meltdowns.
Dissects business failure and reveals ways to make a team more productive and make sounder decisions. Offers thought-provoking stories and techniques for business leaders to reduce the likelihood of both fraud and costly errors.