Business at a Crossroads: The Crisis of Corporate Leadership by Tom LloydBusiness at a Crossroads: The Crisis of Corporate Leadership by Tom Lloyd

Business at a Crossroads: The Crisis of Corporate Leadership

byTom Lloyd

Hardcover | October 22, 2009

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Recent events suggest liberal capitalism harbours two dangerous seeds of self-destruction; growing inequality and a tendency for markets to spiral out of control. This book advocates the restoration to an earlier state of another sub-system of liberal capitalism, some of the features of which lie at the heart of liberal capitalism's malaise.
TOM LLOYD is a management writer and author. He is a former editor of Financial Weekly and Management Today, was founding editor of Gemini Consulting's quarterly management journal Transformation and wrote the 'Working Brief' column in The Sunday Telegraph for several years. He has written five books, including Managing Knowhow, with K...
Title:Business at a Crossroads: The Crisis of Corporate LeadershipFormat:HardcoverDimensions:199 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.74 inPublished:October 22, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230230946

ISBN - 13:9780230230941

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction PART I: What Ails Big Business What People Want A Feudal Heritage The Steam-Age Corporation The Decadent Corporation Not So Much Greed The Myth Of Leadership PART II: Reforming Big Business Leaderless Competitors The Adaptive Challenge Size And Shape Corporate Reformation

Editorial Reviews

"Tom Lloyd provides a sparkling explosion of shibboleths and myths about the corporate sector in the course of a coruscating attack on excessive executive remuneration." - John Kay, economist and author of The Long and the Short of It'