Organizational Learning & Effectiveness


Organizational Learning

Bad Apples: Identify, Prevent and Manage Negative Behavior at Work by Adrian Furnham and John Taylor. 2012.  658.3045 F988b

DeMystifying Organizational Learning by Ranaan Lipshitz, Victor Friedman, and Micha Popper.
    A basic guide to organizational learning. 2007. 658.3 L767d
How Organizations Learn: Investigate, Identify, Institutionalize by Patrick L. Townsend and Joan Gebhardt.
    Discusses organizational learning. 2008. 658.406 T749h
    The author presents ideas for how to encourage innovation, while keeping startup costs at a minimum. 658.11 R559l
    Provides an illustration of the importance of tacit knowledge to an organization. 658.4 B977t

Organizational Effectiveness 

The Breakthrough Imperative: How the Best Managers Get Outstanding Results by Mark Gottfredson and Steve Schaubert. 2008. 658.409 G685b

Creating Effective Teams: A Guide for Members and Leaders by Susan Wheelan. 2015 658.4022 W561c
    Wheelan discusses how to create effective teams at work. 

Extreme Toyota: Radical Contradictions that Drive Success at the World’s Best Manufacturer by Emi Osono, Norihiko Shimizu, and Hirotaka Takeuchi. 2008. 629.2068 O83e
Faster, Cheaper, Better by Michael Hammer and Lisa Hershman. 2010. 658.51 H224f 

Profit or Growth?: Why You Don’t Have to Choose by Bala Chakravarthy and Peter Lorange. 2008. 658.4012 C435p
Toyota Culture: The Heart and Soul of the Toyota Way by Jeffrey K. Liker. 2008.
    This title contains case studies on organizational effectiveness. 658.019 L627t
Wikipatterns by Stewart Mader. 2008.
    Covers the subjects of wikipatterns, organizational effectiveness, and labor productivity. 658.4036 M181w 
Bibliography last updated November 20, 2015