In his new book, Microsoft chairman and CEO Bill Gates discusses how technology can help run businesses better today and how it will transform the nature of business in the near future. Gates stresses the need for managers to view technology not as overhead but as a strategic asset, and offers detailed examples from Microsoft, GM, Dell, and many other successful companies. Companion Web site.Now GM uses PC technology and Internet standards to communicate with its dealers and customers. ... parts information through electronic service manuals and technical bulletins and onlineparts planning and inventory reports. ... Toyota in particular hasused information technologyto develop worldclass manufacturing .
|Title||:||Business @ the Speed of Thought|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2009-09-26|