Good to Grt & Social Sector PB

By James C Collins, Jim Collins, Jim Collins

Building upon the concepts introduced in Good to Great, Jim Collins answers the most commonly asked questions raised by his readers in the social sectors. Using information gathered from interviews with over 100 social sector leaders, Jim Collins shows that his "Level 5 Leader" and other good-to-great principles can help social sector organizations make the leap to greatness.


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NEWS & OPINION: Good To Great For Social Sectors on Audio

Posted December 12, 2006, 9:18 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
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NEWS & OPINION: Place your vote.

Posted September 20, 2006, 3:33 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
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NEWS & OPINION: Lots o' Stuff

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NEWS & OPINION: More on Good To Great in Social Sectors

Posted November 8, 2005, 3:11 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
I got my copy of the monograph yesterday and I really like it. Many of the same Good To Great principles apply to both businesses and non-profits. The strength of the piece is how Collins' shows where the differences are. Read more


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ISBN: 9780977326402

About the Paperback

Publisher HarperBusiness
Publish date 03/21/2006
Pages 36
ISBN-13 9780977326402
ISBN-10 0977326403
Language English

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