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Author Swallow, Deborah.

Title The diversity dashboard : A manager's guide to navigating in cross-cultural turbulence.

Published Oxford : Infinite Ideas Ltd, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 1 online resource (177 pages)
Contents Front Cover -- Title Page -- Title & Subtitle -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- How to get the most of this book -- 1. The cultural cockpit -- 2. Your flight plan -- 3. The diversity dashboard -- 4. Initiative: individual or group -- 5. Management: equality or hierarchy -- 6. Leadership: got or given -- 7. Communication: direct or indirect -- 8. Trade: deal or relationship -- 9. Decisions: head or heart -- 10. Planning: goal-focused, work-life balance or ad hoc -- 11. Productivity: effective, efficient or empathetic -- 12. Rules: rigid or flexible -- 13. Time: deadline or sometime -- 14. Style: formal or informal -- 15. Risk: do or don't -- 16. Trust: open or closed -- 17. Gender: inclusive or differentiated -- 18. Resilience: face or no face -- 19. Quick competence checks -- 20. Cross-cultural competence -- Endnote: coming in to land -- Bibliography and useful links -- Index.
Summary The diversity dashboard is a quick reference guide to help managers bridge the cultural gaps in their organizations. Swallow and Milnes use the analogy of a pilot's cockpit to describe the various functions, instruments and levers that managers can employ to close the cultural gaps that prevent their businesses from succeeding fully.
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other author Milnes, Eilidh.
Subject Community mental health services -- United States.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781909652408 (electronic bk.)