Summary: The author offers up another leadership fable. This time, his focus is on a leader's crucial role in building a healthy organization -- an often overlooked but essential element of business life that is the linchpin of sustained success. Readers are treated to a story of corporate intrigue as the frustrated head of one consulting firm faces a leadership challenge so great that it threatens to...
Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2000
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEN
Summary: The author provides readers with another powerful and thought-provoking book, this one centered around a cure for the most painful yet underestimated problem of modern business: bad meetings. What he suggests is both simple and revolutionary. The fictional character, Casey McDaniel, the founder and CEO of Yip Software, is in the midst of a problem he created, but one he doesn't know how to...
Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 LEN
Summary: "There is a competitive advantage out there, arguably more powerful than any other. Is it superior strategy? Faster innovation? Smarter employees? No, New York Times best-selling author, Patrick Lencioni, argues that the seminal difference between successful companies and mediocre ones has little to do with what they know and how smart they are and more to do with how healthy they are. In this...
Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 LEN
Summary: The author uses a fable to describe how a man taking over the family business is forced to rapidly build and create a culture based on the virtues of a true team player, before laying out the real framework for placing the system in real world institutions.
Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 LEN
1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.3 LEN
Summary: Argues that organizational health is the most important factor in determining success, sharing anecdotal examples that demonstrate the power of non-political, cohesive operations and consistent management.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 658.4 LEN
Summary: This book presents a business fable which serves as a timeless and potent reminder that success as a leader can come down to practicing a few vital behaviors which are painfully difficult for each to master.
Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 1998