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Building Capabilities to Thrive in Turbulent Times Management in turbulent times needs greater vision and foresight. This book offers an exciting visualthinking approach to help managers, leaders and entrepreneurs think through their options and fi nd a way that best meets the needs of their businesses, supports their talent to perform at their peak and simultaneously builds the capabilities to thrive in turbulent times. Lukas Michel presents management as a system or a model through a combination of graphics, diagrams and text. Management models are immensely valuable and will enable managers to more easily think, make decisions, behave and act in line with the company’s overall strategy and objectives. Moreover, when management models are articulated and shared, it can save time, focus attention and release productive energy.

Book Details

  • Publisher: LID Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1907794667
  • FORMAT: 216 x 135mm
  • Bookbinding: Hardcover
  • Number of pages: 256



Lukas MichelLukas Michel Lukas Michel is the owner and MD of AgilityINsights l Sphere Advisors AG based in Switzerland. As well as developing his own management consultancy practice, he is a business leader with a 30- year international career which includes balance sheet accountability working for global corporations in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. He works with executive teams around the world, focusing on organizational agility and decision making, delivering systemic analysis, advising on the design of culture, leadership and systems, and providing implementation guidance for a range of local, national and international organizations. He holds an MS degree in management from North Carolina State University, USA, and bachelor degrees in textile management and teaching. Lukas Michel is the author of The Performance Triangle.

Thomas KupferschmiedThomas Kupferschmied Thomas became involved in graphic design at an early age and his passion for creativity runs like a thread through his entire life. After making an instructive detour via architecture, in 2004 he successfully completed his studies as a creative director (BA). Since then, he has gained a lot of experience with global players such as UBS and SIEMENS as well as with small companies and agencies. Passionate about design and the wellbeing of the SME landscape in Switzerland, he is now an independent entrepreneur advising young entrepreneurs and implementing start-ups.

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