Brian Mulconrey

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In My Own Words:
Anyone looking through my reviews might be struck by the fact that I only post five star ***** reviews. The reason for this is that I'm not a professional reviewer and don't really care to take the time to review books that I didn't feel measured up. Frequently I don't finish books that I consider to be below five stars in quality.


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Giant Steps in Management: Innovations That Change&hellip by Dr Julian Birkinshaw
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At just a little over 200 pages, this is a brilliant compilation of 50 giant steps in management. Professor Julian Birkinshaw and Michael Mol condense a wealth of knowledge into a brief 3-4 page overview of each giant step. But, because of their extensive research into these concepts, they bring insights and anecdotes into each brief summary that I hadn't come across in having read whole books on many of these innovations.

The book groups the concepts by category so that we have PROCESS (everything from the assembly line to six sigma), MONEY (from cost accounting to the balanced scorecard), PEOPLE, INTERNAL STRUCTURES, CUSTOMER AND PARTNER INTERFACES, INNOVATION AND STRATEGY, and… Read more