Applied Wisdom: Bad News Is Good News and Other Insights by James C. Morgan,Joan O'C. Hamilton

By James C. Morgan,Joan O'C. Hamilton

good fortune in enterprise calls for the powerful administration of individuals. James C. Morgan, who for almost 3 a long time led the high-tech powerhouse utilized fabrics to either monetary good fortune and to the designation as one in every of America’s so much trendy businesses and most sensible locations to paintings, presents an easy, user-friendly set of rules and assistance that he says might help somebody be a greater supervisor. utilized fabrics is considered one of Silicon Valley’s nice good fortune tales and it helped propel the electronic revolution. yet Jim Morgan’s administration thoughts usually are not reserved for high-tech: utilized knowledge indicates how an identical techniques, instruments, and values paintings at any scale, from start-ups to center administration in a world company — or even to non-profits. wealthy in tales and functional examples, it’s a must-read for these looking a undying and confirmed administration manual.

Advance compliment for utilized Wisdom

“I were a beneficiary of Jim’s knowledge and this ebook makes his knowledge come alive for brand new and skilled leaders alike.”
— Henry M. Paulson, Chairman, The Paulson Institute, former U.S. Treasury Secretary

“Managers of any measurement enterprise or non-profit crew will locate strong recommendation for development agile and powerful organizations.”
— Meg Whitman, CEO, Hewlett Packard company, former CEO of eBay

“Jim is without doubt one of the icons of Silicon Valley… utilized knowledge reinforces the significance of going past slogans and lip carrier and committing to uncomplicated, yet extremely important values.”
— Willem P. Roelandts, Chairman of the Board of utilized fabrics, Inc., 30-year veteran of Hewlett-Packard Co.

“Applied knowledge is a treasure trove of important insights from a real grasp of management within the company of technology.”
— G. Dan Hutcheson, CEO and Chairman of VLSI Research

“Applied knowledge is a must-read for a person who desires to have a extra efficient, concentrated and prompted team.”
— Mark R. Tercek, President and CEO, the character Conservancy

“If you need to be a greater supervisor stick with Jim’s undemanding prescription and tips.”
— Heidi Roizen, working accomplice, DFJ; Fenwick and West Entrepreneurship Educator, Dept. of Engineering, Stanford University

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