Complexity and Paradox

Strategy 03.06

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Fast track route to mastering highly complex environments

Covers the fundamentals of complexity, from encouraging iconoclastic behavior and setting up formal complexity training to using scenarios and gathering intelligence

Examples and lessons from some of the world's most sophisticated businesses, including Microsoft, and ideas from the smartest thinkers including H. Igor Ansoff, Richard A D'Aveni and Peter Schwartz

Includes a glossary of key concepts and a comprehensive resources guide

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  • Wiley; December 2001
  • ISBN 9781841122939
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Complexity and Paradox
  • Author: Jim Underwood
  • Imprint: Capstone

About The Author

DR JIM UNDERWOOD is a strategist and professor and lives in Irving, Texas. His consulting practice includes a number of major international firms. He is the author of Thriving In E-Chaos and co-authored The Significance Principle. He also writes for a number of magazines and journals.