aChampyas engaging prose, fascinating success stories, penetrating reflections, and provocative challenges to the status quo capture your full attention from the first page to the last and leave your mind swirling with new thoughts about how to exploit opportunities in a very different world.a a Ray Stata, Founder and Chairman of the Board, Analog Devices, Inc. aTo outsmart or be outsmarted, that is the question in modern business. Jim Champy has found the answer, in fact many answers, by looking inside amazingly successful companies. And he tells their simple stories in this book that is so delightfully short it can be read on one flight.a a Dr. Robert aBoba Metcalfe, General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners aIn this remarkably readable and incisive book, Jim Champy provides case studies of fast growing, innovative companies that have created and implemented successful strategies that are practical, market tested, and reproducible in todayas global marketplace.a a Denis A. Bovin, Vice Chairman, Investment Banking, Bear Stearns a Co., Inc . aThis book shows how to spot opportunities in a world that looks, at times, like everything is done. Jim has strung together nine pearls that reveal the essence of entrepreneurship.a a Gururaj aDesha Deshpande, Founder and Chairman, Sycamore Networks, Inc. Author of ReEngineering the Corporation A New York Times Best Seller a More than 3 Million Copies Sold Jim Champy revolutionized business with Reengineering the Corporation. Now, in Outsmart! heas doing it again. This concise, fast-paced book shows how you can achieve breakthrough growth by consistently outsmarting your competition. Champy reveals the surprising, counterintuitive lessons learned by companies that have achieved super-high growth for at least three straight years. Drawing on the strategies of some of todayas best ahigh velocitya companies, he identifies eight powerful ways to compete in even the roughest marketplace. Youall discover how to find distinctive market positions and sustainable advantages in products, services, delivery methods, and unexpected customers with unexpected needs. How to reignite growth byab ac Seeing what others donat ac Breaking free of mental legacies ac Using all you know ac Changing your frame of reference ac Tapping othersa successes ac Creating order out of chaos ac Simplifying complexity ac Doing everything yourself there is not much new in management. but there is a lot new in business. Want more? Check out the e-book collection, Jim Champy on What's Really Working in Business. This brand new collection contains state-of-the-art business insights from world-renowned expert Jim Champyabnow in a convenient e-format, at a great price!Check out the e-book collection, Jim Champy on Whata#39;s Really Working in Business. This brand new collection contains state-of-the-art business insights from world-renowned expert Jim Champyabnow in a convenient e-format, at a great price!
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