Download e-book for iPad: A Better Way of Doing Business?: Lessons from The John Lewis by Graeme Salaman,John Storey

By Graeme Salaman,John Storey

ISBN-10: 0198782829

ISBN-13: 9780198782827

This booklet bargains a completely researched and accessibly written account of the toilet Lewis Partnership. It describes what the JLP is, the way it works, and what different companies can research from it.

The US/UK version of the company, with its emphasis on shareholder price and its openness to the marketplace within the trading of companies, is at risk of a couple of complex outcomes for staff, providers, and occasionally share-holders. The JLP represents a distinction to this version - one who has implications past the small area of interest of mutually-owned agencies. The JLP has classes for agencies which are not likely to maneuver in the direction of the Partnership's targeted shared possession. This book
identifies those lessons.

The key questions addressed contain: how does the JLP paintings in perform? what's the hyperlink among co-ownership, the JLP employment version, and the functionality of the companies? what's the function of administration within the luck of John Lewis and Waitrose? Are mutuality, co-ownership and company functionality at odds? what's the value of democracy in the JLP? and possibly most importantly: what are the consequences, for policy-makers and for financial brokers of the JLP? This e-book is based
on unique wisdom of the JLP and its constituent company amassed through the authors over a 15 12 months interval. Their end: that the JLP is extra complicated, much more striking, and extra attention-grabbing than its admirers realise.

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