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  1. The Private Sector after Communism

    New Entrepreneurial Firms in Transition Economies

    By Vladimir Banacek, Mihaly Laki, Jan Winiecki

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    The transformation of state-owned enterprises into privately owned ones is commonly referred to as 'privatization'. Just as important as this process, though sometimes not given the attention it deserves and requires, is the establishment and expansion of new private firms.This book analyzes new...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Leading, Managing, Caring: Understanding Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care

    Edited by Sara MacKian, Joan Simons

    Effective leadership and management in health and social care are built on good practice, strong relationships and a critical understanding of the wider context in which care takes place. Leading, Managing, Caring illustrates how leadership and management work in everyday settings, providing...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Executive Guide to Healthcare Kaizen

    Leadership for a Continuously Learning and Improving Organization

    By Mark Graban, Joseph E. Swartz

    Hospitals and health systems are facing many challenges, including shrinking reimbursements and the need to improve patient safety and quality. A growing number of healthcare organizations are turning to the Lean management system as an alternative to traditional cost cutting and layoffs. "Kaizen,"...

    Published August 20th 2013 by Productivity Press

  4. Community Economic Development

    Edited by Rhonda G. Phillips, Terry Besser

    Series: Community Development – Current Issues Series

    The role of economic development in communities is multi-faceted, having an array of antecedents, impacts, and implications. This volume explores the relationships between economic development and community development, focusing on the aspects that impact communities such as social capital,...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Innovative Lean Enterprise

    Using the Principles of Lean to Create and Deliver Innovation to Customers

    By Anthony Sgroi, Jr.

    Explaining how to use Lean principles to drive innovation and strategic portfolio planning, The Innovative Lean Enterprise: Using the Principles of Lean to Create and Deliver Innovation to Customers outlines simple, yet powerful, visual Lean tools that can enhance idea generation and product...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Productivity Press

  6. Four-Cornered Leadership

    A Framework for Making Decisions

    By John Roland Schultz

    W. Edwards Deming once stated that the job of management is not supervision but leadership. He also concluded that capable leaders were those who understood and applied the system of profound knowledge.Four-Cornered Leadership: A Framework for Making Decisions examines the system of profound...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Productivity Press

  7. State-Owned Enterprise in the Western Economies (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Raymond Vernon, Yair Aharoni

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1981, this edited collection reviews the operations of state-owned enterprises, examining the actual performance of such organisations in the advanced industrialised countries. The authors consider the regularities and characteristics of state-owned enterprises, in particular the...

    Published July 25th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Crossing Boundaries in Public Management and Policy

    The International Experience

    Edited by Janine O'Flynn, Deborah Blackman, John Halligan

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    In the 21st century governments are increasingly focusing on designing ways and means of connecting across boundaries to achieve goals. Whether issues are complex and challenging – climate change, international terrorism, intergenerational poverty– or more straightforward - provision of a single...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Marketing for Cultural Organizations

    New Strategies for Attracting Audiences - third edition

    By Bonita M. Kolb

    Marketing for Cultural Organizations presents traditional marketing theory with a focus on the aspects most relevant to arts or cultural organizations. The book explains how to overcome the division between the concepts of high art and popular culture by targeting the new tech savvy cultural...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Policy Transfer and Learning in Public Policy and Management

    International Contexts, Content and Development

    Edited by Peter Carroll, Richard Common

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    A typical image of the making and administration of policy suggests that it takes place on an incremental basis, involving public servants, their ministers and, to a more limited extent, a variety of interest groups. Yet, much policy making is based on similar policy developed in other...

    Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge