MetaCapitalism: The e-Business Revolution and the Design of 21st-Century Companies and Markets
Grady Means, David SchneiderISBN: 0471393355; 9780471393351;
Strategies to Realign?and Win?in Today?s E-Business Battlefield Traditional global industrial powers?built on a base of tremendous physical capital and manufacturing strength?must today face a stunning reality: the fast, lean e-business world may pass them by. Today?s business-to-business e-business revolution, in which companies increasingly rely on brand ownership as they outsource physical capital activities, requires a dramatically different business process model with entirely new definitions of business processes. MetaCapitalism: The E-Business Revolution and the Design of 21st-Century Companies and Markets is the first book to outline the adaptations and innovations required to thrive in the new world of e-business. Original in thought and powerful in argument, MetaCapitalism draws on the combined expertise of two leading business strategists and the unmatched resources of PricewaterhouseCoopers to define this fundamentally changed...