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Author Garratt, Bob.

Title The fish rots from the head : the crisis in our boardrooms : developing the crucial skills of the competent director / Bob Garratt
Published London : HarperCollinsBusiness, 1997

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 MELB  658.4 Gar/Frf 1997  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 225 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: List of Figures ix -- List of Tables xi -- A Note on Style and Sources xiii -- Introduction 1 -- 1. Directing, Not Managing 7 -- 2. The Learning Board 21 -- Performance Aspects Of The Board -- 3. Policy Formulation 55 -- 4. Strategic Thinking 85 -- Conformance Aspects Of The Board -- S. Supervision of Management 103 -- 6. Accountability 120 -- 7. Development Processes for Boards and Directors 185 -- 8. A New Future for Directors? 205 -- Notes 211 -- Useful Addresses 213 -- Acknowledgements 214 -- Index 219
Analysis Accountability
Company directors
Corporate governance
Great Britain
Overseas item
Skills
Staff development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-212) and index
Subject Corporate governance -- Great Britain.
Corporate governance.
Directors of corporations -- Great Britain.
Directors of corporations.
LC no. 97155136
ISBN 0002556138
0006386709 (paperback)