Jim Collins is author or coauthor of six books that have sold in total more than ten million copies worldwide, including the bestsellers Good to Great, Built to Last, and How the Mighty Fall. Jim began his research and teaching career on the faculty at Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he received the Distinguished Teaching Award in 1992. He now operates a management laboratory in Boulder, Colorado, where he conducts research, teaches, and consults with executives from the corporate and social sectors.
I would definitely recommend this book for anyone in the nonprofit sector.
This is a great companion for Jim Collins, Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don't for anyone that works in the social sector.
As with Good to Great the new book is a really easy read but with lots of really great insights.
Wonderful attempt to apply the Good to Great philosophy to the Social Sector--I'd say a must-read--but I'd like more info to draw the connections between how not-for-profits can... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Jon Carl Lewis
Easy read great author, great book! Very useful for Master concentration !Published 21 days ago by Benz
A eye opening approach to leadership and excellence in the social sector, specifically applicable to my experience in higher education.Published 2 months ago by Keith
Jim Collins has established himself as a thoughtful, forward looking, provider of very solid advice for managers. This is another great example of his work.Published 3 months ago by William L. Mince