Silos, Politics and Turf Wars: A Leadership Fable About Destroying the Barriers That Turn Colleagues Into Competitors

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John Wiley & Sons, Feb 2, 2006 - Business & Economics - 224 pages
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In yet another page-turner, New York Times best-selling author and acclaimed management expert Patrick Lencioni addresses the costly and maddening issue of silos, the barriers that create organizational politics. Silos devastate organizations, kill productivity, push good people out the door, and jeopardize the achievement of corporate goals.

As with his other books, Lencioni writes Silos, Politics, and Turf Wars as a fictional—but eerily realistic—story. The story is about Jude Cousins, an eager young management consultant struggling to launch his practice by solving one of the more universal and frustrating problems faced by his clients. Through trial and error, he develops a simple yet ground-breaking approach for helping them transform confusion and infighting into clarity and alignment.

  

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Lencioni is a good writer. - Goodreads
Pat is brilliant - the insights are five star stuff. - Goodreads
Super fast read but overly-simplified writing. - Goodreads

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Great book. I love Lencioni's writing style - always telling a story in his books. Read full review

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Explains a lot of what I am seeing in my current situation. Now to figure out how to get others to see this and put it into action. Read full review

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Contents

Part II Roller Coaster
19
Part III Rally
77
Part IV Moments of Truth
139
The Theory
173
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
209
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
211
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