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Structuring Information for Executive Action

  • C. James Bacon

Abstract

In today’s competitive, fast-changing, global economy, one of the critical competencies needed by executives and organisations as a whole is skill in developing and using information. The actual and effective use of information is therefore a fundamental issue for systems theory and practice. In addition, in today’s information society, the growing issue of information glut and overload needs to be addressed and dealt with as part of that skill. This implies the need for some form of information filtering, and a focus on the right kind of information. But what is that ‘right kind’ of information?

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Information Flow Chief Executive Officer Harvard Business Review Critical Success Factor Kinetic Information 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. James Bacon
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CanterburyChristchurchNew Zealand

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