Change Your Life!
The One Minute Manager is an easily read story which quickly shows you three very practical management techniques. As the story unfolds, you will discover several studies in medicine and the behavioral sciences which help you to understand why these apparently simple methods work so well with so many people. By the book’s end you will also know how to apply them to your own situation.
The book is brief, the language is simple, and best of all ... it works!
That’s why The One Minute Manager has become America ’s national sensation, featured in People magazine, and on The Today Show ,The Merv Griffin Show , and other network television programs.
Books by Kenneth H. Blanchard, Ph.D.
MANAGEMENT OF ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR: UTILIZING HUMAN RESOURCES (with PaulHersey ). ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE THROUGH EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP (with Robert H. Guest and PaulHersey ). THE FAMILY GAME: A SITUATIONAL APPROACH TO EFFECTIVE PARENTING (with PaulHersey ). PUTTING THE ONE MINUTE MANAGER TO WORK (with Robert Lorber , Ph.D.).
Books by Spencer Johnson, M.D.
THE ONE MINUTE FATHER
THE ONE MINUTE MOTHER
THE PRECIOUS PRESENT: THE GIFT THAT MAKES A PERSON HAPPY FOREVER THE VALUETALE SERIES:
THE VALUE OF BELIEVING IN YOUR SELF, The Story of Louts Pasteur THE VALUE OF PATIENCE, The Story of the Wright Brothers
THE VALUE OF KINDNESS, The Story of Elizabeth Fry
THE VALUE OF HUMOR, The Story of Will Rogers
THE VALUE OF COURAGE, The Story of Jackie Robinson
THE VALUE OF CURIOSITY, The Story of Christopher Columbus
THE VALUE OF IMAGINATION, The Story of Charles Dickens
THE VALUE OF SAVING, The Story of Benjamin Franklin
THE VALUE OF SHARING, The Story of the Mayo Brothers
THE VALUE OF HONESTY, The Story of Confucius
THE VALUE OF UNDERSTANDING, The Story of Margaret Mead
THE VALUE OF FANTASY, The Story of Hans Christian Anderson
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“All managers and executives can easily use The One Minute Manager to build a more efficient organization. Those who have tried it, like it.” —ROY ANDERSON, Chairman of the
Board & Chief Executive Officer,
“Not since Up the Organization have I read such a straightforward, innovative book as The One Minute Manager . Should be command reading for every restauranteur and hotelier in the country.” —DONALDI. SMITH, Director,
School of Hotel, Restaurant and
College of Business,
Michigan State University
“Quite simply, The One Minute Manager can help any manager to assist his people to become peak performers. I include it in all my work with American corporations seeking to improve productivity, profitability and performance.” —CHARLES A. GARFIELD, Ph.D.,
President, PEAK Performance Center ;
University of California, Berkeley
“In government, criticizing performance has become the dominant management technique.The One Minute Manager ’s approach of catching someone doing something right would be far more effective.” —DAVID C. JONES, General,
The Joint Chiefs of Staff
“The best management book I’ve read. I couldn’t put it down. I’ve bought copies for all my key managers, and now they are doing the same for their people.” —JERE W. THOMPSON, President
The Southland Corporation
7-Eleven Convenience Stores
“Finally there is a short, readable, practical guide to effective management! We have more than a thousand copies ofThe One Minute Manager available to our managers.” —ERNEST E. RENAUD, President...