orellfuessli.ch

Simple Sabotage

A Modern Field Manual for Detecting and Rooting Out Everyday Behaviors That Undermine Your Workplace

HarperOne

Inspired by the Simple Sabotage Field Manual released by the Office of Strategic Services in 1944 to train European resistors, this is the essential handbook to help stamp out unintentional sabotage in any working group, from major corporations to volunteer PTA committees.

In 1944, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS)—the predecessor of today's CIA—issued the Simple Sabotage Field Manual that detailed sabotage techniques designed to demoralize the enemy. One section focused on eight incredibly subtle—and devastatingly destructive—tactics for sabotaging the decision-making processes of organizations. While the manual was written decades ago, these sabotage tactics thrive undetected in organizations today:

  • Insist on doing everything through channels.
  • Make speeches. Talk as frequently as possible and at great length.
  • Refer all matters to committees.
  • Bring up irrelevant issues as frequently as possible. Haggle over precise wordings of communications.
  • Refer back to matters already decided upon and attempt to question the advisability of that decision.
  • Advocate caution and urge fellow-conferees to avoid haste that might result in embarrassments or difficulties later on.
  • Be worried about the propriety of any decision.

Everyone has been faced with someone who has used these tactics, even when they have meant well. Filled with proven strategies and techniques, this brief, clever book outlines the counter-sabotage measures to detect and reduce the impact of these eight classic sabotage tactics to improve productivity, spur creativity, and engender better collegial relationships.

… weiterlesen

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Format ePUB i
Kopierschutz kopiergeschützt
Seitenzahl 224, (Printausgabe)
Erscheinungsdatum 29.09.2015
Serie HarperOne
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9780062371614
Verlag HarperCollins
eBook
Fr. 16.50
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar
In der Cloud verfügbar

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 45121778
    The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
    von Mark Manson
    eBook
    Fr. 10.90
  • 26325384
    How to Win Friends and Influence People
    von Dale Carnegie
    eBook
    Fr. 9.50
  • 40190677
    Start With Why
    von Simon Sinek
    eBook
    Fr. 10.50
  • 44473781
    Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F**k
    von Sarah Knight
    eBook
    Fr. 5.50
  • 42731493
    Getting Things Done
    von David Allen
    eBook
    Fr. 12.50
  • 31408804
    The 4-Hour Work Week
    von Timothy Ferriss
    eBook
    Fr. 12.50
  • 30809908
    Getting to Yes
    von Roger Fisher
    eBook
    Fr. 10.50
  • 30958748
    The Power of Habit
    von Charles Duhigg
    eBook
    Fr. 9.50
  • 44480023
    The Miracle Morning
    von Hal Elrod
    eBook
    Fr. 7.50
  • 43937118
    Originals
    von Adam Grant
    eBook
    Fr. 9.50

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Simple Sabotage - Robert M. Galford, Bob Frisch, Cary Greene

Simple Sabotage

von Robert M. Galford , Bob Frisch , Cary Greene

eBook
Fr. 16.50
+
=
Reasons to Stay Alive - Matt Haig

Reasons to Stay Alive

von Matt Haig

eBook
Fr. 3.50
+
=

für

Fr. 20.00

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen