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In "A Bias for Action", Sumantra Ghoshal and Heike Bruch reveal that only 10 per cent of managers act purposefully to get truly important work done. "A Bias for Action" shows that great managers produce results not by motivating others, but by engaging their own willpower through a powerful combination of energy and focus. Bruch and Ghoshal provide simple strategies for bolstering individual willpower and action-taking abilities, and explore ways to marshal the willpower of others to encourage collective action.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781591394082
ISBN-10: 1591394082
Format: Hardback
(244mm x 165mm x 22mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Harvard Business Review Press
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Publish Date: 1-May-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Heike Bruch

Heike Bruch is a Professor of Leadership at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland). Sumantra Ghoshal is Professor of Strategic and International Management at London Business School and co-author of Managing Across Borders (HBS Press, 1998).

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