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Main Title Confidence : how winning streaks and losing streaks begin and end /
Author Kanter, Rosabeth Moss.
Publisher Crown Business,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 54501308
ISBN 1400052904; 9781400052905
Subjects Success in business. ; Confidence. ; Réussite dans les affaires.
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EHAM  HF5386.K193 2004 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 01/14/2005
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiii, 402 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-385) and index.
Contents Notes
Winners and losers : how confidence grows or erodes -- The locker room and the playing field : booms, busts, streaks, and cycles -- Winning streaks : the cycle of success -- Why winning streaks end -- Losing streaks : powerlessness corrupts and other dynamics of decline -- Why losing streaks persist -- Turnarounds : the art of building confidence -- The turnaround challenge -- The first stone : facing facts and restoring responsibility -- The second stone : cultivating collaboration -- The third stone : inspiring initiative -- A culture of confidence : leading a nation from despair to hope -- Implications and life lessons -- Delivering confidence : the work of leaders -- Winning streaks, losing streaks, and the game of life. The author looks at winning and losing in the business world, arguing that the key to success lies in an organization's character, perseverance, winning tradition, and confidence.