Positive Leadership shows how to reach beyond ordinary success to achieve extraordinary effectiveness, spectacular results, and what Kim Cameron calls "positively deviant performance" - performance far above the norm. Citing a wide range of research in organizational development and psychology as well as real-world examples, Cameron shows that to go from successful to exceptional, leaders must learn how to create a profoundly positive environment in the workplace.
"An Emotional Approach to Getting the Job Done"
Plenty of research has been done on why companies go terribly wrong, but what makes companies go spectacularly right? That's the question Kim Cameron asked more than a decade ago. Since then,Cameron and his colleagues have uncovered the principles and practices that set extraordinarily effective organizations apart from the merely successful.
Too many companies bet on having a cut-throat, high-pressure, take-no-prisoners culture to drive their financial success. But a large and growing body of research on positive organizational psychology demonstrates that not only is a cut-throat environment harmful to productivity over time, but that a positive environment will lead to dramatic benefits for employers, employees, and the bottom line.
A magical tail about a little girl who searches for buried treasure with the help of two sea creatures. She uncovers special powers and ability to talk to fish under the water! A perfect book for 4-9 year old.
"My daughter listens to this over & over & over!"
Recently the Communications Workers of America - the union that represents T-Mobile employees - contested a T-Mobile Employee Handbook clause on maintaining a positive work environment. The clause reads as follows: “[e]mployees are expected to maintain a positive work environment by communicating in a manner that is conducive to effective working relationships with internal and external customers, clients, co-workers, and management.”
This is the fourth book in SeaperPowers. Emma, her friends Marty, the merman, Oliver, the octopus, Steve, the starfish, and Wally, the whale, travel to the Florida Keys to solve a mystery that has been guarded for thousands of years. The only way they can find out the truth is to follow a map of riddles
In this new adventure, Emma has to save Steve the starfish from a deadly disease. Along the way, she finds herself in need of her own rescue.
This is the second book in the Seaper Powers series. In this adventure, the main character, Emma, travels to the islands and discovers a secret that, if found out, could destroy an entire world! With the help of her friends, Oliver, the octopus, and Steve, the starfish, Emma just might save the sea!