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Crisis leadership now

Crisis leadership now

Barton, Laurence, 1956-

From the death of 3000 people at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India, to storm conditions that almost destroyed jetBlue, Laurence Barton explores hundreds of industrial crises that have occurred over the past two decades, and presents tools for dealing with, and preventing, crises

Hardback, Book. English.
Published New York: McGraw-Hill Professional, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: by Laurence Barton
Distributor: London: McGraw-Hill [distributor], 2008
ISBN: 0071498826, 9780071498821
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 352 p.
Subject: Leadership.; Crisis management.

Author note

Laurence Barton, PhD, has spent 25 years studying the causes of crisis in the workplace. Barton, the former Vice President of Crisis Management at Motorola, has managed more than 1,200 incidents worldwide, writing crisis plans and consulting with senior leaders at ABC News, The Walt Disney Company, Nike, Honda, British Petroleum, ESPN,and more than 60 hotels and casinos during defining moments. The author of three often-quoted books on crisis management, Barton is President and Professor of Management at The American College in Bryn Mawr, PA.