Обложка книги Managing For The Long Run: Lessons In Competitive Advantage From Great Family Businesses

Managing For The Long Run: Lessons In Competitive Advantage From Great Family Businesses

ISBN: 1591394155; 9781591394150;
Издательство: Harvard Business School Press

Book Description Emulating the Success Strategies of Enduring Family Businesses Fidelity, Hallmark, Michelin, and Wal-Mart are renowned industry powerhouses with long leadership track records. Yet these celebrated companies are united by another factor not generally equated with competitive success: They are all family-controlled businesses. While many view the hallmarks of family businesses-stable strategies, clan cultures, and unencumbered family ownership-as weaknesses, Danny Miller and Isabelle Le Breton-Miller argue that it is these very characteristics that create formidable competitive advantages for many such firms. Managing for the Long Run draws from a worldwide study of enduring, family-run organizations-including Cargill, Timken, L.L. Bean, The New York Times, and IKEA-to reveal their unconventional success strategies and how these strategies can be adopted and applied in any organization. Miller and Le Breton-Miller show how four...