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strategy+business (Issue 45 / Winter 2006)

Below is a full article list from this issue of strategy+business.

One Billion New Automobiles
by Bill Jackson and Vikas Sehgal
Three trends that will change the future of the automobile industry.
 
Best Buy's 70 Percent Solution
by Michael Linton
By aiming to get innovative marketing programs 70 percent complete before launching them, the electronics retailer gained more marketing knowledge than it would have achieved with a more conservative approach.
 
From Laptops to Backpacks
by Mark Anderson
The next computer revolution will take place in classrooms, when each child owns his or her own PC.
 
Outrunning the Regulators
by Joni Bessler, Debra Banning, and Roman Regelman
Staying ahead of security rules can create competitive advantage.
 
Marketers of Life
by Kate Roberts
The same techniques that sold cigarettes are slowing the spread of AIDS.
 
The Productivity Riddle
by Glenn Hubbard
Research finally links management skill to macroeconomic growth.
 
The Weakest Link
by Nicholas G. Carr
A product’s vulnerabilities can point the way to lucrative new business opportunities.
 
Toward a Flexible Energy Future
by Lord Andrew Turnbull
When the price of fuel reflects all the costs, government and industry will know where to invest.
 
Smart Spenders: The Global Innovation 1000
by Barry Jaruzelski, Kevin Dehoff, and Rakesh Bordia
Booz Allen Hamilton’s annual study of the world’s 1,000 largest corporate R&D budgets uncovers a small group of high-leverage innovators who outperform their industries.
 
The Company That Anticipated History
by Ann Graham
Eskom, Africa’s largest electric company, has shown the world how to combine social leadership and business success.
 
Masters of the Breakthrough Moment
by Sally Helgesen
For 50 years, Edith and Charles Seashore have taught people how to make organizations productive by confronting conflict and misunderstanding head-on.
 
Best Business Books: 2006
 
Best Business Books: s+b's Top Shelf
 
Best Business Books: The Future
by Howard Rheingold
Changing Culture, Changing Cities, Changing Climate
 
Best Business Books: Economics
by Michael Schrage
Making Theory Real
 
Best Business Books: Marketing
by Nick Wreden
By the Numbers
 
Best Business Books: Media
by Nell Minow
Fractionalizers and Wikifiers
 
Best Business Books: Negotiation
by Nikos Mourkogiannis
Art, Science, and Wisdom, or the Logic of Leverage
 
Best Business Books: Strategy
by Chuck Lucier and Jan Dyer
The Growth Conundrum
 
Best Business Books: Governance
by Michelle Leder
Still Misbehavin’
 
Best Business Books: Management
by David K. Hurst
The New Sobriety
 
Best Business Books: The Business of Defense
by Dov S. Zakheim
Chronicles of the “Dogs of War”
 
Best Business Books: Fiction
by Jonathan Weber
Fun on the Side
 
Best Business Books: Leadership
by James O'Toole
What’s a Hero, Anyway?
 
Best Business Books: Index
 
Alvin Toffler: The Thought Leader Interview
by Lawrence M. Fisher
Thirty-six years after his book Future Shock, the world’s most influential futurist sees the informal economy as a basis of revolutionary wealth.
 
Recent Research
by Des Dearlove and Stuart Crainer
On creative globetrotters, relocated headquarters, a business ethics pioneer, and more.
 
New Kid in Town
by Bruce Feirstein