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Private sector strategies for social sector success : the guide to strategy and planning for public and nonprofit organizations / Kevin P. Kearns.

Author:
Kearns, Kevin P. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, 2000.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xxvii, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Jossey-Bass nonprofit and public management series. [More in this series]
  • Jossey-Bass nonprofit & public management series
Summary note:
"This guide offers a realistic approach to strategic management that, while borrowing from the most helpful and relevant business ideas, allows the public or nonprofit organization to achieve success without compromising its unique mission or constituency. Executives, managers, and policymakers will find key principles for everyday application."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-335) and index.
Contents:
Pt. 1. Preparing for Strategic Planning. 1. Embracing New Challenges and Opportunities: Strategic Management in Government and Nonprofit Organizations. 2. Understanding Three Models of Strategy Formulation. 3. Using Environmental Scanning to Track Trends and Prospects. 4. Analyzing Your Organization's Portfolio -- Pt. 2. Choosing the Right Strategy. 5. Growth Strategies. 6. Retrenchment Strategies. 7. Stability Strategies. 8. Collaborative Strategies -- Pt. 3. Strategy in Practice. 9. Implementing Strategic Decisions. Conclusion: Balancing Politics and Strategy.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
0787941891 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
00020566
OCLC:
43287097
RCP:
C - S