Students indicated communication was needed to express the multiple options and the many angles from which members within the changing
group viewed the assignment.
the compensation plan is a key management tool since compensation can effectively modify behavior.
The author states that the book is written for those who are considering or who are in the midst of a career change and that it pulls together in one volume strategies for dealing with the challenges of changing
Three important trends in the current "risk society" are globalization, "detraditionalization" (i.e., the changing
of traditions and customs around the world), and the concept of social reflexivity.
organizational structures and relationships.
In many cases, better results can be achieved by changing
the outside dimensions of the preform cavity rather than those of the inside core.
Thompson: We're in the transaction processing and information technology business; its an industry that's changing
probably more rapidly than anything out there.
* Why are we changing
and how is it relevant and important to me?
Nineteenth-century America suffered from monetary crises, recessions, deflation, labor unrest, and the problems of mergers and takeovers as the industrial landscape accommodated to the changing
technologies of the railroad, telegraph, and electricity.
A metaphor for discontinuous change would be the changing
visual patterns in a kaleidoscope.
Because if you change more than one independent variable at the same time--say, by changing
the design of the plane and the paper it is made of--you'll never know which change caused the response in the dependent variable, or how much each change contributed to the response.
Covington's chief determined that the first step in implementing the task force was to educate police personnel on the inadequacies of the original schedule and the changing
needs of the community and department.