By William J Rothwell,Angela L.M. Stopper,Jennifer L. Myers
Although the speculation and techniques of association improvement (OD) overview and prognosis were lined in different books, there's a loss of practitioner-focused courses that introduce real-world case reports and instruments rooted within the method. This booklet will fill that hole, offering useful standpoint and perception from practitioners and specialists at present practising OD evaluate and analysis. association improvement (OD) differs from administration consulting in that OD evaluate and analysis isn't a prescriptive consulting engagement. as an alternative, OD tools contain enticing consumers to construct switch management projects custom-made to their specific state of affairs. OD isn't a few advisor telling a shopper corporation what to do. it really is approximately an OD expert guiding purchaser businesses on their trip in the direction of the simplest finish aspect for his or her specific scenario. This booklet will tackle that trip. the speculation and foundational ideas of OD are lined, however the fundamental concentration is on supplying functional purposes to companies. whereas the ebook is grounded in sound educational concept, its power is its practitioner-focused technique containing vignettes and instruments that people can use to aid consultant the evaluation and analysis efforts of their personal or their patron firms.
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Assessment and Diagnosis for Organization Development: Powerful Tools and Perspectives for the OD Practitioner by William J Rothwell,Angela L.M. Stopper,Jennifer L. Myers