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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 59 new and published books in the subject of Organizational Change — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow

    Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos

    By Joe Bichai

    This book is about an actual Lean transformation that took place in a 100-year-old North American manufacturer's factory. Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos tells the story of how an obsolete factory destined for closure was transformed into the most productive...

    Published September 24th 2014 by Productivity Press

  2. Japan's 'Lost Decade'

    Causes, Legacies and Issues of Transformative Change

    Edited by W. Miles Fletcher III, Peter W. von Staden

    Understanding the 'lost decade' of the 1990s is central to explaining Japan today. Following a period of record high growth, the chronic downturn after 1990 raised fundamental questions about the course of the world's third largest economy. This crisis also presented Japan with the opportunity for...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Lean Waste Stream

    Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles

    By Marc Jensen

    The fact that a process produces garbage is a testament to design inefficiency, and this book explains how to use the nature of that garbage to pinpoint and eliminate those inefficiencies. Lean Waste Stream: Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles supplies an unprecedented look at...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Productivity Press

  4. The Transformative Capacity of New Technologies

    A Theory of Sociotechnical Change

    By Ulrich Dolata

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Scientific concepts on the co-evolution of technology and society, as well as recent sociotechnical system approaches, focus on the general interrelations between technology, socioeconomic structures, and institutions. Their aim is to study and explain processes and modes of technological change....

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Organizational Change for Corporate Sustainability

    3rd Edition

    By Suzanne Benn, Dexter Dunphy, Andrew Griffiths

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    Since this classic book was first published in 2003, sustainability has increasingly become mainstream business for leading corporations, whilst the topic itself has also been a hotly debated political issue across the globe. The sustainability phase models originally discussed in the book have...

    Published May 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Human Capacity for Transformational Change

    Harnessing the collective mind

    By Valerie A. Brown, John A. Harris

    Pressures for transformational change have become a regular feature of most fields of human endeavour. Master-thinkers and visionaries alike have reframed existing divisions as connecting relationships, bringing together as dynamic systems the supposed opposites of parts and wholes, stability and...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Change Leadership in Developing Countries

    By Franca Ovadje

    In Change Leadership for Developing Countries, Franca Ovadje offers readers a comprehensive and integrative model for the design, implementation and evaluation of organizational change. This unique book embodies an African perspective, discussing the specific needs and issues associated with...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Organizational Change, Leadership and Ethics

    Leading Organizations Toward Sustainability

    Edited by Rune Todnem By, Bernard Burnes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    Given the recent financial crises and scandals, the rise of corporate social responsibility and the challenge of environmental sustainability, few would disagree that the role of ethics has taken centre stage in the management of organizations. In reality, however, organizations have found it...

    Published January 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Managing Public Services - Implementing Changes

    A thoughtful approach to the practice of management, 2nd Edition

    By Tony L. Doherty, Terry Horne, Simon Wootton

    The work of a manager in a service organisation is not the same as the work of a manager in an organisation that manufactures goods. Managing Public Services, Implementing Changes – A Thoughtful Approach 2e, is for students and managers who intend to work in a service organisation whether it is...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Rebuilding Construction (Routledge Revivals)

    Economic Change in the British Construction Industry

    By Michael Ball

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1988, this book analyses the changes that took place in the economic organisation of the British construction industry throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, in particular considering its social and economic structure and examining the causes of its poor industrial record. Michael...

    Published October 19th 2013 by Routledge