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Drinking from the fire hose

Christopher J. Frank

Drinking from the fire hose

making smarter decisions without drowning in information

by Christopher J. Frank

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Published by Portfolio Penguin in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management,
  • Decision making

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementChristopher J. Frank and Paul F. Magnone
    ContributionsMagnone, Paul F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD30.23 .F735 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25138459M
    ISBN 109781591844266
    LC Control Number2011013859

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