Download or read online The Starfish and the Spider by Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom. Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom here is the cover and description of the book, Our site is a free ebook search engine (epub, mobi, pdf).
Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom – The Starfish and the Spider Details
- Title: The Starfish and the Spider
- Genre: Management & Leadership
- Author: Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom
- Release: October 5, 2006
- Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
The Starfish and the Spider – Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom Overview
Here is a small introduction (if available) of the book you want to download, the link to download Ori Brafman & Rod A. Beckstrom can be found at the end of the page.
If you cut off a spider’s leg, it’s crippled; if you cut off its head, it dies. But if you cut off a starfish’s leg it grows a new one, and the old leg can grow into an entirely new starfish. What’s the hidden power behind the success of Wikipedia, Craigslist, and Skype? What do eBay and General Electric have in common with the abolitionist and women’s rights movements? What fundamental choice put General Motors and Toyota on vastly different paths? How could winning a Supreme Court case be the biggest mistake MGM could have made? After five years of ground-breaking research, Ori Brafman and Rod Beckstrom share some unexpected answers, gripping stories, and a tapestry of unlikely connections. The Starfish and the Spider argues that organizations fall into two categories: traditional “spiders,” which have a rigid hierarchy and top-down leadership, and revolutionary “starfish,” which rely on the power of peer relationships. The Starfish and the Spider explores what happens when starfish take on spiders (such as the music industry vs. Napster, Kazaa, and the P2P services that followed). It reveals how established companies and institutions, from IBM to Intuit to the US government, are also learning how to incorporate starfish principles to achieve success. The book explores: * How the Apaches fended off the powerful Spanish army for 200 years * The power of a simple circle * The importance of catalysts who have an uncanny ability to bring people together * How the Internet has become a breeding ground for leaderless organizations * How Alcoholics Anonymous has reached untold millions with only a shared ideology and without a leader The Starfish and the Spider is the rare book that will change how you understand the world around you.
The material is made available for educational , critical, discussion and teaching purposes only as required by Article 70 of the LdA n.633 / 1941. For more information on this site read the Disclaimer . If it is necessary to request the removal of one or more contents you can use the disclaimer page or the page dedicated to the DMCA
On this site there is no file, by clicking on the links below you will leave our site. We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked to ours via links. These links do not imply endorsement of such sites by us. We will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from their use. DELETE FILES AFTER 24 HOURS.