qCo-authored by two global business advisors from the Big Four professional services organization KPMG, Designed to Win takes you inside the most successful transnational businesses to show how they address the challenges of global competition. Drawing upon their experience as senior partners with KPMG LLP (U.S.), Hiroaki Yoshihara and Mary Pat McCarthy define the seven fundamental characteristics of enduring global businesses. And, with the help of extensive case studies and interviews with executives at BMW, Caterpillar, Intel, Matsushita, Toyota and other international industry leaders, they describe global-business best practices in a range of key areas. Designed to Win offers you an unparalleled opportunity to learn how today's leading global companies: attract the best talent, leverage human capital for global excellence, and build a winning corporate culture; drive value from internal operations and achieve continuous value creation through outsourcing and advanced business process management; enhance cross-functional knowledge collaboration to create an optimal supply chain structure in a global, customer-centric organization; establish a corporate identity, position and manage brands internationally, and use cutting-edge marketing techniques; structure an organization for optimum value growth and optimize the value of intangible assets; manage change globally, and manage risk using scenarios and other strategic planning tools; cultivate the leadership qualities most in demand on the global stage and develop the next generation of corporate leaders/statesmen.q - inside front cover.Nardelli, Bob, Home Depot, 237 National Outsourcing Association of the United Kingdom, 125 NestlAc, 46 leadership development, 236 ... 8, 205 Non-invented here syndrome, 40 Oa#39;Bryant, Dan, Avery Dennison, 231 Ohmae, Kenichi, The Borderless World, 138 Ohno, Taiichi, ... 72a73 Open-market reforms, 35 Operational risk, 126 management of, 103a106 Operational visibility, 104 Operations, drivinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Designed to Win: Strategies for Building a Thriving Global Business|
|Author||:||Hiroaki Yoshihara, Mary Pat McCarthy|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2006|