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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

Kontes' well written and well reasoned book. Presents an argument for a more holistic approach to delivering shareholder value Defines and then elaborates a new approach to strategic management Written by a true thought leader in the field, regularly featured in publications such as Fortune and BusinessWeek Never before have business leaders experienced the kind of tough decisions they are being forced to make as the economy undergoes incredibly rapid shifts. The proper focus, contends Kontes, is in using quantitative measurements as guideposts on the path to success. It's not light reading--at various points the author stops and poses a series of hard questions--but the mental rigor the chapters put you through are rewarding by the end. A number of standards selection reduction is a box which has obvious vital advancements within the previous few years. Finally, Kontes provides readers with a road map to implementing his suggestions.

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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value by Peter Kontes · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

How should the company compete in its chosen product markets? The book first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making. Kontes' observations are no doubt derived from a distinguished career as a preeminent strategy consultant to Fortune 500 companies, the lessons here are equally compelling and important for big and small companies alike. The book first outlines thebasics of the argument Kontes is making. Presents an argument for a more holistic approach to delivering shareholder value Defines and then elaborates a new approach to strategic management Written by a true thought leader in the field, regularly featured in publications such as Fortune and BusinessWeek Never before have business leaders experienced the kind of tough decisions they are being forced to make as the economy undergoes incredibly rapid shifts. He debunks much of the voodoo that surrounds trendy management and performance concepts. He then briefly covers the five most important areas for business leaders, followed by a more detailed look at each of the focus areas. He cogently argues and amply illustrates the pitfalls of conventional business practices across many areas, including target setting, competitive positioning, and capital management.

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If your schedule only allows you time to read a few books a year, this should be one of them. He then briefly covers the five most important areas for business leaders, followed by a more detailed look at each of the focus areas. Executives who take the time to read this book will come away with a wealth of ideas for changing these practices and significantly improving the performance of their companies. How may still one strategy the designing and executing of the analyses in which those hypotheses will be confirmed, hence growing the insights from which new strategic techniques might be built? The book first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making. He is currently an Executive-in-Residence at the Yale School of Management and continues consulting independently.

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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value : Peter W. Kontes : 9781118119037

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

He debunks much of the voodoo that surrounds trendy management and performance concepts. He then briefly covers thefive most important areas for business leaders, followed by a moredetailed look at each of the focus areas. Finally, Kontes provides readers with a road map to implementing his suggestions. The book first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making. The book first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making. He then briefly covers the five most important areas for business leaders, followed by a more detailed look at each of the focus areas. He then briefly covers the five most important areas for business leaders, followed by a more detailed look at each of the focus areas.

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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value by Peter Kontes · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

This critical point will be developed further in Chapter 5. In the following section, Kontes dives deeply into each of the focus areas - dedicating a chapter to each. The author's prescription reveals an integrated view of running a business that is rarely found in practice, and even harder to find in print. Finally, Kontes providesreaders with a road map to implementing his suggestions. The proper focus, contends Kontes, is not in using quantitative measurements as the engine driving your company, but as guideposts on the path to success.

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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value: Making the Choices That Maximize Company Performance by Peter Kontes

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

He then briefly covers the five most important areas for business leaders, followed by a more detailed look at each of the focus areas. The proper focus, contends Kontes, is in using quantitative measurements as guideposts on the path to success. The proper focus, contends Kontes, is in using quantitative measurements as guideposts on the path to success. In this book, Kontes brings these themes together around the principle that growing economic profit over time is, or should be, the common overriding objective of all three. The best way to describe this book would be to say that it is filled with concise ideas based on long experience.

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The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value: Making the Choices That Maximize Company Performance (English Edition)

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

. I strongly recommend this for any Chief Executive or anyone aspiring to that role. The properfocus, contends Kontes, is in using quantitative measurements asguideposts on the path to success. The book helps define, in clear, simple terms, many of the complicated financial models and approaches that have been used to help companies maximize value. The book first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making.

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Peter Kontes: The CEO, Strategy, and Shareholder Value (ePUB)

the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

Finally, Kontes provides readers with a road map to implementing his suggestions. The book is divided into three sections. I found it to be highly engaging, practical, and relevant. It's a must-read for all who are charged with leadership in these turbulent times. The proper focus, contends Kontes, is in using quantitative measurements as guideposts on the path to success. In which product-markets should the company invest or divest capital? Another reason for the appeal of these platitudes is that they seem to make easy something that is normally hard—the formulation of great strategies. The first outlines the basics of the argument Kontes is making.

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the ceo strategy and shareholder value kontes peter

Strategy, ultimately, is not about a company's market share, or cost position, or even customer satisfaction. Whether you are leading a Fortune 50 company or a small life science firm like me, you will benefit from reading Mr. Leaders in companies and students of business will be very well-served by understanding what this book offers. This book addresses many of short-comings in business practice today, and two of my personal hot-buttons: function-by function thinking, and lack of an economic foundation. Finally, Kontes provides readers with a road map to implementing his suggestions. There is enough evidence presented graphs, data, and examples to make the ideas come alive, but the book is not a collection of anecdotes. In this book, Kontes brings these themes together around the principle that growing economic profit over time is, or should be, the common overriding objective of all three.

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