Leadership for a Digital World The Transformation of GE Appliances

The pace of change today is unprecedented. As more than one observer has said, change itself has changed. Technologies and markets in virtually every industry are now subject to rapid and unpredictable change, placing a premium on the ability to successfully manage new paradoxes, such as being entre...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Steiber, Annika
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2022, 2022
Edition:1st ed. 2022
Series:Management for Professionals
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1. Why Management Needs to Change and Key Capabilities for a Digital Economy
  • 1. Why New Management Models Are Needed—and The New Management Capabilities
  • Part 2. Two Cradles of Management Innovations
  • 2. Silicon Valley
  • 3. The Silicon Valley Model
  • 4. China
  • 5. The New Chinese Model
  • Part 3. Haier and the RenDanHeYi model
  • 6. Haier: A Traditional Firm Transforming into a Digital Winner
  • 7. The RenDanHeYi Model
  • 8. RenDanHeYi Versus the Silicon Valley Model
  • Part 4. GE Appliances in 2016 and 2021 and the Interpretation of RenDanHeYi
  • 9. GE Appliances in 2016
  • 10. GE Appliances in 2021
  • 11. GE Appliances’ Interpretation of RenDanHeYi
  • Part 5. A Framework for Better Understanding a Business Transformation
  • 12. A Framework for Understanding a Business Transformation
  • Part 6. The Transformation of a 100-year-old Company
  • 13. From Desire to Implementation
  • 14. Key Steps Taken by GE Appliances
  • Part 7. Managerial Advice and Concluding Summary
  • 15. Managerial Advice
  • 16. Concluding Summary