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A Better Idea:  Redefining the Way Americans Work by  Donald E. & John Hillkirk Petersen - Signed First Edition - 1991 - from Twin City Antiquarian Books (SKU: BUAD00065)

A Better Idea: Redefining the Way Americans Work

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A Better Idea: Redefining the Way Americans Work

by Petersen, Donald E. & John Hillkirk

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 10
0395581915
ISBN 13
9780395581919
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Inscribed by author on recto of ffep.. Co-author John Hillkirk's inscription and signature is dated 7-92. Red boards, black cloth spine with gilt titles, xviii, 270 pp, bibliography. Bottom edge of rear board bumped, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. From the DJ: "In A Better Idea, Petersen and veteran financial writer John Hillkirk lay out a plan of action for CEOs, managers, and employees at all levels, based on the lessons Petersen learned from his decade at the pinnacle of Ford. Taking readers step by step, they show how to organize teams that encourage brainstorming, train and retrain employees, supplant fierce rivalries, put a quality improvement program in place, and forget the top-down approach, which stifles creativity." Shipping weight 2 lbs.. First Edition. . Near Fine/Fine. 23½ X 16 cm.

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Bookseller
Twin City Antiquarian Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
BUAD00065
Title
A Better Idea: Redefining the Way Americans Work
Author
Petersen, Donald E. & John Hillkirk
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine/Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395581915
ISBN 13
9780395581919
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1991
Keywords
Business Administration Management
Bookseller catalogs
Management;
Size
23½ X 16 cm

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