Strategy and Capability

Sustaining Organizational Change (Management, Organizations, and Business Series) by Salaman, Graeme.

Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Limited

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  • Business strategy,
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Personnel & human resources management,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Mergers & Acquisitions,
  • Organizational Behavior,
  • Business & Economics / Organizational Behavior,
  • Human Resources & Personnel Management,
  • Management - General,
  • Organizational change,
  • Organizational effectiveness,
  • Strategic planning
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Number of Pages224
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ISBN 100631228462
ISBN 109780631228462

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Teece, longtime professor at the University of California at Berkeley. The book is not based on original research or empirical findings, and indeed has relatively few examples of specific companies. You have to know whether you possess the capability to do what you want to do.

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