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The Elephant And The Flea

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24250544M
ISBN 109781407053509, 9781407073507

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This is a book about how to survive as a flea and in world of few elephants and many fleas. It is written in typical Charles Handy humor and insight. It is also his The Elephant And The Flea book personal book to date.

ELEPHANT AND THE FLEA is easy to read and too important to ignore. BOARD OPTIONS [ ] Tel. Cited by: In a nutshell the book has talked about the large organizations (Elephant) employing thousands of employees and an individual employee (Flea) in a large socio-economic contest.

More importantly it talks about the changing environment (economical) on employee-organization relationship since earliest days to the coming future or how actually the future workforce will be.4/5.

This is a book about how to survive as a flea and in world of few elephants and many fleas. It is written in typical Charles Handy humor and insight. It is also his most personal book to date. ELEPHANT AND THE FLEA is easy to read and too important to ignore.

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Fans of Handy's many books, from The Age of Paradox and The Age of Unreason to The Hungry Spirit, are already familiar with many of the steps in his career path and personal life.

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This is a book about how to survive as a flea and in world of few elephants and many fleas. It is written in typical Charles Handy humor and insight. It is also his most personal book to date.

ELEPHANT AND THE FLEA is easy to read and too important to 5/5(5). Bookseller Charles Handy's best-selling new book looks at how individuals (the fleas in his analogy) relate to multi-national conglomerates (the elephants).

Using the metaphor of the "Elephant and the Flea he discusses the future of everything from education, work and marriage, to capitalism, management, religion and. His literate and knowledgeable tale begins inwhen Handy decided to exchange a safe but stifling life with a corporation (the "elephant" of his title) for the riskier but potentially more rewarding existence of an independent (or "flea")/5(12).

Charles Handy's best-selling new book looks at how individuals (the fleas in his analogy) relate to multi-national conglomerates (the elephants). In addition to addressing how and why we work today, he covers a wide range of preoccupations and issues including the increasing fear of big business.

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THE ELEPHANT AND THE FLEA: Reflections of a Reluctant Capitalist Handy opens the book—three-quarters autobiography, one-quarter social commentary—with warm. He wrote a book about it called The Elephant and the Flea.

The elephants were the giants. The elephants were the giants. The fleas were small or independent operators. The elephant and the flea Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on Febru SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: His literate and knowledgeable tale begins inwhen Handy decided to exchange a safe but stifling life with a corporation (the "elephant" of his title) for the riskier but potentially more rewarding existence of an independent (or "flea")/5(7).

Handy uses the metaphor of the elephant and the flea to critique the great shift from the prevalence of behemoth, slow-moving, bureaucratic organizations that provided a lifetime of security and not much freedom, to a world in which we are much more independent, flitting from job to job, latching onto elephants when we need to, but mostly flying solo and without safe havensFrom publisher description.

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Charles Handy is always a delight to read, and The Elephant and the Flea--his autobiography-laced analysis of business over the past two decades--is no his 13th book, the United Kingdom's preeminent sage on commercial and industrial matters looks within and at education, marriage, religion, and society in order to assess the changing nature of employment.5/5(5).

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