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Introduction: Who's in the Room?
PART ONE: FROM PROBLEM TO PORTFOLIO
1 Most Companies Are Run by Teams with No Names
The Myth of the Top Team
Illusion and Reality
The Problem That Isn't There, But Won't Go Away
2 Team Building Won't Solve the Problem
When the Shrinks Go Marching In
After the Shrinks Have Gone
3 Don't Blame the Boss
In Search of the Ideal Leader
Inside the Box
Do the “Rights” Thing
4 Four Fundamental Conflicts at the Heart of Senior Management Teams
Mission Control Versus Knights of the Round Table: Functional Specialists or Reflections of the CEO?
The Team Versus the Legislature: The Representative from Finance, the Senator from Operations
The House Versus the Senate: Are Some More Equal Than Others?
The Majority Versus ...
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