Arie de Geus, a former executive at the Royal Dutch/Shell Group, is now a visiting fellow at London Living Company (Harvard Business School Press, ). Arie de Geus has been a Visiting Fellow at London Business School and “The Living Company: Habits for Survival in a Turbulent Business Environment”. The average Fortune Company today can expect to enjoy a run of takes from the book of Arie De Geus “The Living Company “ Habits.
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Nathan rated it really liked it Oct 14, Lights too bright out on the playing field?! Those innovations must go beyond the group geue person who created the innovation via local social propagation of aire concept and through larger mobility of the idea through the “society” of the organization. Adaptation comes with a price when your company answers to wall street and your a player on someone else’s field.
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