This text attempts to explain why a broad, project orientated horizontal approach to management is fast becoming the norm for American business. Th author presents a plan for decentralizing any organization, showing managers how to enhance a corporation's position in the marketplace, first by focusing on customers, then by empowering employees at all levels and flattening the organizational structure. Horizontal management, Denton demonstrates, is the key to greater corporate competitiveness.... even in a crisis. Electricians have to call carpenters to straighten a crooked stud if they are installing a fuse box. A truck driver cannot load or unload his own truck! ... General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler each have about sixty. At G.E.a#39;s lightinganbsp;...
|Author||:||D. Keith Denton|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 1991-01-01|