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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table. Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit Cited by: Book: In Search of Excellence Author: Tom Peters & Robert H Waterman In search of Excellence is a book on research using 7S (Strategy & Structure (hardware), Style, systems, Staff, Skills, and shared Values (software)) framework of McKinsey as the authors were working with McKinsey/5.

The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.

Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit.

The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.

Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit /5().

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“In Search of Excellence Summary” The authors of this book – Peter, and Waterman started investing about what made American companies so great.

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In Search of Excellence reminded me a lot of Jim Collins’ Good to Great because both books include extensive research into top company’s habits. It seems that a common theme throughout the book is to care more about people and values rather than numbers and profits.

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Peters and Waterman found eight common themes which they argued were responsible for the success. In Search of Excellence. The book struck a chord. For a number of reasons. One of them was, for sure, that it said that not all Americans were idiots. (Which was the implicit message of Theory Z and The Art of Japanese Management.) We had found some American Islands of Hope at exactly the right moment.

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table. Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management — action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit /5(7).

InTom Peters and Robert H Waterman, Jr. published a revolutionary new business book. In Search of Excellence became one of history’s best-selling books for the corporate crowd, examining the internal culture of 43 successful American companies.

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`In Search of Excellence', co-authored with Bob Waterman, is Tom Peters first book and sold over 6 million copies. Its success surprised their colleagues at McKinsey, who had laughed at the idea that Peters and Waterman would keep the royalties, "should the book sell 50 copies".Two decades later, `In Search of Excellence' is still one of Cited by: In Search of Excellence – by Thomas Peters and Robert Waterman Jr.

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table. Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a diverse array of business sectors, In Search of Excellence describes eight basic principles of management -- action-stimulating, people-oriented, profit 4/5.

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Based on a study of forty-three of America's best-run companies from a range of sectors - consumer goods, technology, services - the book identifies eight common 'attributes of excellence' /5().