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HBR's 10 Must Reads paperback series is the definitive collection of books for new and experienced leaders alike. Leaders looking for the inspiration that big ideas provide, both to accelerate their own growth and that of their companies, should look no further. HBR's 10 Must Reads series focuses on the core topics that every ambitious manager needs to know: leadership, strategy, change, managing people, and managing yourself. Harvard Business Review has sorted through hundreds of articles and selected only the most essential reading on each topic. Each title includes timeless advice that will be relevant regardless of an ever-changing business environment. Classic ideas, enduring advice, the best thinkers: HBR's 10 Must Reads.
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Series: Harvard Business Review Must Reads
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 3rd January 2011
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 14.0
Weight (kg): 0.23
Edition Number: 1