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I think that an organization that disregards its workers’ needs is ibn. Much of the information in the book comes from IBMers. In Big Blues Carroll gives the low-down on the company’s turmoil and extensive restructuring–tapping into such broad themes as international competitiveness and corporate values–and identifies the key players in IBM’s fall from grace.

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Aug 01, Peter rated it liked it Shelves: For anyone interested in IBM’s recent history, this is an excellent account. No trivia or quizzes yet. English Choose a language for shopping. Return to Book Page.

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The IBM PC was created from off-the-shelf parts so it could be quickly marketed; pre-defined interfaces too! Tracing IBM’s every misstep, the author provides behind-the-scenes revelations and anecdotes about the computer industry.

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If you love the tech industry, especially tales of the “golden age” of PCs in the s, you will love this book. Get to Know Us. Provides the inside story of the rise and fall of IBM, offering a devastating study of corporate bureaucracy, lack of foresight, and decline.

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