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Common Purpose

How Great Leaders Get Organizations to Achieve the Extraordinary

by Joel Kurtzman

  • 164 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leadership,
  • Organizational change

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoel Kurtzman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD57.7 .K867 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23861487M
    ISBN 109780470490099
    LC Control Number2009041345

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