Multidisciplinary and open on the world, this collection aims to decipher, investigate and illustrate the weak signals and basic trends of planet work.
A Booster is a short electronic book, readable on all smartphones, tablets or e-readers, written for busy executives in order to help them challenge conventional ideas and to enrich their thinking on the planet work. Authors are all seasoned experts in economics, management, technology or sociology who have accepted the challenge to write provocative ideas in short formats.
This Booster can be read in less than 60 minutes.
Our latest Booster : Management From Hell – How Financial Investor Logic Hijacked Firm Governance
Management From Hell – How Financial Investor Logic Hijacked Firm Governance, from Robert R. Locke, challenges assumed « normal » corporate governance, dominated by financial investor logic, by depicting how it has actually led our world into very serious social and economic disarray. As an historian he explains why other stakeholders have actually progressively lost their influence and power and suggests that better governance models are possible as can be seen in Germany, in Japan, in family owned business and in start-up habitats like Silicon Valley’s.
Management From Hell – How Financial Investor Logic Hijacked Firm Governance is sound reading at a time when everybody wonders about what the new corporate governance should be in the onrushing but not yet defined new “normal”.
This ebook is available in ePub format and in PDF soon.It can be ordered and uploaded for 5,50 € at www.boostzone-editions.fr.
Booster 1 : The fractal nature of Enterprise 2.0
These challenges call for a fundamental change in the enterprise. What will this new Enterprise 2.0 look like, what kind of governance will it need ? This compellingly topical question is here explored with the aid of models drawn from topology and mathematics.
This short essay, written by an expert in corporate organization and an analyst of the ways of which innovation works, takes a provocative and refreshingly unconventional look at what is indusputably the greatest management challenge of the 21st century.
Version française disponible.
Book available on the site www.boostzone-editions.fr in paper, PDF and ePub formats