Making a consultancy slideshow 'rock solid': a study of pragmatic efficacy
AbstractExamines the pragmatic efficacy of a the diagrammatic presentation of managerial problems in a consultancy slideshow through an ethnographic analysis of a consultancy mission, and discusses findings in the light of a pragmatist approach.
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Length: 41 pages
Date of creation: May 2012
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management consulting; organizational ethnography; powerpoint; managerial communication; pragmatism;
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- Alaric Bourgoin & Fabian Muniesa, 2012. "Making a consultancy slideshow 'rock solid': a study of pragmatic efficacy," Post-Print halshs-00702224, HAL.
- Z13 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - Economic Sociology; Economic Anthropology; Social and Economic Stratification
- M00 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting - - General - - - General
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- NEP-ALL-2012-12-06 (All new papers)
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