Throughout the story, lencioni reveals the five dysfunctions which go to the very heart of why teams even the best ones-often struggle. Just as with his other books, lencioni has written a compelling fable with a powerful yet deceptively simple message for all those who strive to be exceptional team leaders.
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable J-B Lencioni Series Book 43 - In the five dysfunctions of a team patrick lencioni once again offers a leadership fable that is as enthralling and instructive as his first two best-selling books, The Five Temptations of a CEO and The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive. Will she succeed? will she be fired? Will the company fail? Lencioni's utterly gripping tale serves as a timeless reminder that leadership requires as much courage as it does insight.
Overcoming the Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Field Guide for Leaders, Managers, and Facilitators J-B Lencioni Series Book 44Jossey-Bass - In the years following the publication of patrick Lencioni’s best-seller The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, fans have been clamoring for more information on how to implement the ideas outlined in the book. In overcoming the five dysfunctions of a team, assessments, practical guidance for overcoming the Five Dysfunctions—using tools, exercises, Lencioni offers more specific, and real-world examples.
He examines questions that all teams must ask themselves: are we really a team? How are we currently performing? Are we prepared to invest the time and energy required to be a great team? Written concisely and to the point, line managers, this guide gives leaders, and consultants alike the tools they need to get their teams up and running quickly and effectively.
The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate The Three Essential VirtuesJossey-Bass - In his classic book, the five dysfunctions of a Team, Patrick Lencioni laid out a groundbreaking approach for tackling the perilous group behaviors that destroy teamwork. Jeff must crack the code on the virtues that real team players possess, and then build a culture of hiring and development around those virtues.
Beyond the fable, hiring, Lencioni presents a practical framework and actionable tools for identifying, and developing ideal team players. Whether you’re a leader trying to create a culture around teamwork, a staffing professional looking to hire real team players, or a team player wanting to improve yourself, this book will prove to be as useful as it is compelling.
The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate The Three Essential Virtues - . Here he turns his focus to the individual, revealing the three indispensable virtues of an ideal team player. In the ideal team player, lencioni tells the story of Jeff Shanley, a leader desperate to save his uncle’s company by restoring its cultural commitment to teamwork.
The Five Temptations of a CEO, 10th Anniversary Edition: A Leadership Fable J-B Lencioni Series Book 38Jossey-Bass - Refreshingly original and utterly compelling, this razor-sharp novelette plus self-assessment written to be read in one sitting serves as a timeless and potent reminder that success as a leader can come down to practicing a few simple behaviors?behaviors that are painfully difficult for each of us to master.
Any executive can learn how to recognize the mistakes that leaders can make and how to avoid them. Highly sought-after management consultant Patrick Lencioni deftly told the tale of a young CEO who, knows he is failing, facing his first annual board review, but doesn't know why. A commemorative edition of the landmark book from Patrick Lencioni When it was published ten years ago, The Five Temptations of a CEO was like no other business book that came before.
The Five Temptations of a CEO, 10th Anniversary Edition: A Leadership Fable J-B Lencioni Series Book 38 - The lessons of the five temptations of a ceo, are as relevant today as ever, and this special anniversary edition celebrates ten years of inspiration and enlightenment with a brand new introduction and reflections from Lencioni on the new challenges in business and leadership that have occurred in the past ten years.
The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive: A Leadership Fable J-B Lencioni Series Book 31Jossey-Bass - In the story's telling, lencioni helps his readers understand the disarming simplicity and power of creating organizational health, and reveals four key disciplines that they can follow to achieve it. This time, lencioni's 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.
In this stunning follow-up to his best-selling book, The Five Temptations of a CEO, Patrick Lencioni offers up another leadership fable that's every bit as compelling and illuminating as its predecessor. 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 topple his company, his career, and everything he holds true about leadership itself.
The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business J-B Lencioni SeriesJossey-Bass - The advantage provides a foundational construct for conducting business in a new way—one that maximizes human potential and aligns the organization around a common set of principles. In this book, lencioni brings together his vast experience and many of the themes cultivated in his other best-selling books and delivers a first: a cohesive and comprehensive exploration of the unique advantage organizational health provides.
. In this age of informational ubiquity and nano-second change, it is no longer enough to build a competitive advantage based on intelligence alone. There is a competitive advantage out there, arguably more powerful than any other. Is it superior strategy? faster innovation? smarter employees? no, Patrick Lencioni, New York Times best-selling author, 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.
The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business J-B Lencioni Series - Lencioni’s first non-fiction book provides leaders with a groundbreaking, approachable model for achieving organizational health—complete with stories, tips and anecdotes from his experiences consulting to some of the nation’s leading organizations. Simply put, consistent and complete, when its management, an organization is healthy when it is whole, operations and culture are unified.
Healthy organizations outperform their counterparts, are free of politics and confusion and provide an environment where star performers never want to leave.
Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable...About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business J-B Lencioni Series Book 19Jossey-Bass - 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 solve. And he doesn’t know where or who to turn to for advice. His staff can’t help him; they’re as dumbfounded as he is by their tortuous meetings. In just ten minutes, The Meeting, as it would forever be known, would begin.
Casey had every reason to believe that his performance over the next two hours would determine the fate of his career, his financial future, and the company he had built from scratch. Casey mcdaniel had never been so nervous in his life. In his latest page-turning work of business fiction, best-selling author Patrick Lencioni 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.
Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable...About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business J-B Lencioni Series Book 19 - And what he suggests is both simple and revolutionary. Then an unlikely advisor, Will Peterson, enters Casey’s world. When he proposes an unconventional, approach to solving the meeting problem, even radical, Casey is just desperate enough to listen. As in his other books, lencioni provides a framework for his groundbreaking model, and makes it applicable to the real world.
Death by meeting is nothing short of a blueprint for leaders who want to eliminate waste and frustration among their teams, and create environments of engagement and passion. How could my life have unraveled so quickly?” he wondered.
Silos, Politics and Turf Wars: A Leadership Fable About Destroying the Barriers That Turn Colleagues Into Competitors J-B Lencioni SeriesJossey-Bass - As with his other books, lencioni writes Silos, Politics, and Turf Wars as a fictional—but eerily realistic—story. The story is about jude cousins, an eager young management consultant struggling to launch his practice by solving one of the more universal and frustrating problems faced by his clients.
Silos devastate organizations, push good people out the door, kill productivity, and jeopardize the achievement of corporate goals. Through trial and error, he develops a simple yet ground-breaking approach for helping them transform confusion and infighting into clarity and alignment. In yet another page-turner, new york times best-selling author and acclaimed management expert Patrick Lencioni addresses the costly and maddening issue of silos, the barriers that create organizational politics.
The Truth About Employee Engagement: A Fable About Addressing the Three Root Causes of Job Misery J-B Lencioni Series Book 27Jossey-Bass - As with all of lencioni’s books, this one is filled with actionable advice you can put into effect immediately. Patrick lencioni is president of The Table Group, a management consulting firm specializing in executive team development and organizational health. His clients include. Lencioni is the author of ten bestselling books, including The Five Dysfunctions of a Team and The Advantage.
A bestselling author and business guru tells how to improve job satisfaction and performance. The truth about employee Engagement was originally published as The Three Signs of a Miserable Job. Millions of workers, weary, even those who have carefully chosen careers based on true passions and interests, dread going to work, suffering each day as they trudge to jobs that make them cynical, and frustrated.
The Truth About Employee Engagement: A Fable About Addressing the Three Root Causes of Job Misery J-B Lencioni Series Book 27 - In his sixth fable, bestselling author Patrick Lencioni takes on a topic that almost everyone can relate to: job misery. In addition to the fable, the book includes a detailed model examining the three root causes of job misery and how they can be remedied. Jude chilren’s Research Hospital. At&t, northwestern mutual, nestle, JCPenney, Direct TV, Microsoft, Southwest Airlines and St.
. Through the story of a ceo turned pizzeria manager, immeasurability, Lencioni reveals the three elements that make work miserable -- irrelevance, and anonymity -- and gives managers and their employees the keys to make any job more engaging.
Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second EditionMcGraw-Hill Education - This new edition gives you the tools to: prepare for high-stakes situations Transform anger and hurt feelings into powerful dialogue Make it safe to talk about almost anything Be persuasive, not abrasive. The first edition of crucial Conversations exploded onto the scene and revolutionized the way millions of people communicate when stakes are high.
Leading from the Second Chair: Serving Your Church, Fulfilling Your Role, and Realizing Your Dreams Jossey-Bass Leadership Network Series Book 15Jossey-Bass - Leading from the second chair will raise awareness of the need for strong leaders in secondary positions. Because of the scarcity of resources for second chair leaders, particularly those in the church, this book will offer a practical way to improve the performance of any organization. Leading congregational change discussed the importance of a "vision community"--a diverse group of key members who discern and implement the vision for a congregation--to guide the transformation of a church.
It will reshape the way they view their role, with an emphasis on their own responsibility as leaders. This work will extend the theme of an empowered leadership team as we explore how individual clergy and laity can lead effectively. It will describe the value they can bring to their organization and to primary leaders when they are serving at their full potential.
Leading from the Second Chair: Serving Your Church, Fulfilling Your Role, and Realizing Your Dreams Jossey-Bass Leadership Network Series Book 15 - It recognizes the unique challenges and frustrations of serving in a subordinate position and equips these leaders with the attitudes and skills that they will need to survive and thrive in this new paradigm.