Title: Managing For Profit Organizations in the Flatter World
Author: Dr. Beni Bevly
Specification: 157 pages; 4.25″ x 6.87″; soft cover
Price: $12.00 (BUY)
In today’s flatter world, compared to previous ones, contemporary for profit organizations are different. At least six characteristics mark this type of organizations, i.e.: First, these organizations are more complex than ever. Second, they consist of more diverse members. Third, these organizations introduce new systems more frequently. Fourth, all of these organizations struggle for improving competitiveness. Fifth, they choose to focus more on customers’ needs. Sixth, many of them are inventing the new way to approach the flatter world.
These six characteristics can be perceived either as opportunities or threats. A skillful and a positive organization leader will perceive these characteristics as his or her opportunities to make more profit, whereas for other leaders, these characteristics can be intimidating.
Regardless how and what the perception of characteristics of contemporary for profit organizations, this book discusses the major issues related to those characteristics and provides several tools to manage this type of organizations in the flatter world.