Growing Pains, 5ed: Building Sustainably Successful Organizations

Eric G. Flamholtz

ISBN: 9788126564828

400 pages

INR 999


Growing Pains is the definitive guide to the life cycle of an organization and the optimization strategies that make the organization stronger. Whether growth is rapid, slow, or not occurring at all, this book provides a host of solid tools and recommendations for putting everything in order. Now in its fifth edition, this invaluable guide has been fully updated to reflect the current economic climate and includes new case studies and chapters discussing nonprofit life cycle tools, leadership challenges and the "leadership molecule" and real-world applications of the frameworks presented.




Part I A Framework for Developing Successful Organizations

Chapter 1 Transitions Required to Build Sustainably Successful Organizations®  

Chapter 2 Building Sustainably Successful Organizations®: The Pyramid of Organizational Development

Chapter 3 Identifying and Surviving the First Four Stages of Organizational Growth

Chapter 4 Managing the Advanced Stages of Growth

Chapter 5 Recognizing Growing Pains and Assessing the Need for Change


Part II Mastering the Tools for Building Sustainably Successful Organizations®

Chapter 6 Strategic Planning

Chapter 7 Organizational Structure

Chapter 8 Organizational Control and Performance Management Systems

Chapter 9 Management and Leadership Development

Chapter 10 Corporate Culture Management


Part III Special Aspects of Organizational Transitions in Growing and Changing Enterprises

Chapter 11 Building Sustainably Successful Nonprofits

Chapter 12 The Challenge of Leadership Throughout the Organizational Life Cycle

Chapter 13 Building Sustainably Successful Organizations®: The Frameworks, Tools and Methods in Action


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