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Download The Management Myth: Why the 'Experts' Keep Getting It Wrong Audiobook (Unabridged)

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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (135 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Matthew Stewart Narrator: William Hughes Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc. Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Alongside his devastating critique of management philosophy from Frederick Taylor to Tom Peters, Stewart provides a bitingly funny account of his own days in a management consulting firm. Combining hands-on experience with the theoretical underpinnings of contemporary fads in efficiency improvement, empowerment, and strategy, Stewart knows his stuff, and thus he lays bare how consultants really have done very little for the business of others - while making a killing for themselves. Download and start listening now!

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Neil | 1/3/2014

    " A well written book about the management consulting field. Easy to read and digest and does not belabour the points which the author neatly placed in the references section. He spaces his own history between the history of the field in chapters avoiding the pitfalls of some authors to jump even within the same page. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Jim | 12/27/2013

    " Made some good points about consulting and how they just use generalizations because they aren't the experts in the businesses they consult. But that could be explained in a 30 page book. Not surprising that as a former consultant he was able to stretch it to 300 with filler. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Chris | 12/15/2013

    " Sad but true...a good liberal education is all you need. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Eduardo De la calle | 9/19/2013

    " Funny and light read, reminded me of past employment and schooling. First 80% of the book has good reflections. Last section on "Management Gurus" went overboard for my taste. Recommended to anyone with a consulting background and/or MBA. "

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