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Fish Tales: Real-Life Stories to Help You Transform Your Workplace and Your Life

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The ofFISH!ial follow-up to the runaway national bestseller FISH!, FISH! TALES offers exciting, dramatic, real-life stories of how companies and individuals apply the "FISH! philosophy" to boost morale and improve the quality of their businesses and lives.

Over a million readers caught FISH! A Remarkable Way to Improve Morale and Boost Results, and organizations around the world looked at work in a new, exciting way. Now you can see how the powerful parable had an impact on real-world people and organizations with FISH! Tales, a new book from the authors of FISH!

FISH! told the story of a fictional company which transformed itself by applying lessons learned from Seattle?s famous Pike Place Fish market. Now, with FISH! TALES, readers can learn how real-life businesses and individuals energized their workplaces — and their lives — by implementing the lessons from FISH! Best of all, the book stands on its own for newcomers to the FISH! philosophy. FISH! TALES focuses on diverse companies, such as a bustling Sprint regional customer service center, a quiet neuro-surgical unit at a major hospital, and a brilliant car dealership. It features dozens of short takes — quick and easy ways to apply the FISH! philosophy right now. And it includes a detailed program with specific steps and action plans.

Moving, fun, insightful and true, FISH! Tales will show you how to move an energetic and passionate workplace from possibility to reality! Don?t get caught without a copy!

The FISH! philosophy:
Play * Make Their Day * Be There * Choose Your Attitude

Review:

"FISH! shows you how changing your attitude lets you enjoy your work and your life. Hook into it. It?s quite a catch!" Spencer Johnson, M.D., author of Who Moved My Cheese?

Review:

"I guarantee that every manager will benefit from FISH! because it will not only increase employee retention, it will motivate people to take pride in what they do." Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One Minute Manager

Synopsis:

Fish! told the story of a fictional company which transformed itself by applying lessons learned from Seattles famous Pike Place Fish market. Now, with Fish! Tales, readers can learn how real-life businesses and individuals energized their workplaces--and their lives--by implementing the lessons from Fish! Best of all, the book stands on its own for newcomers to the Fish! philosophy.

Fish! Tales focuses on diverse companies, such as a bustling Sprint regional customer service center, a quiet neuro-surgical unit at a major hospital, and a brilliant car dealership. It features dozens of short takesquick and easy ways to apply the Fish! philosophy right now. And it includes a detailed program with specific steps and action plans.

Synopsis:

The "offishial" follow-up to the bestseller "Fish!, Fish! Tales" offers exciting, dramatic, real-life stories of how companies and individuals apply the "fish philosophy" to boost morale and improve the quality of business and life.

About the Author

Stephen C. Lundin, Ph.D., is a filmmaker, graduate business school professor, and professional speaker. He runs a corporate membership seminar series as part of the Institute for Management Studies and leads the Institute for Creativity and Innovation at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis. He lives in Minnesota.

Harry Paul is currently a full time motivational speaker. He lives in San Diego.

John Christensen, an award-winning filmmaker, lives is Minneapolis. He is now CEO of ChartHouse Learning Corporation, the leading producer of corporate learning films, including Fish!, the video, which has been adopted by thousands of corporations nationwide. He lives in Minnesota.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786868681
With:
Strand, Philip
Author:
Paul, Harry
Author:
Chaplin, Beth
Author:
Christensen, John
Author:
Lundin
Author:
Hagerman, Carr
Author:
Stephen C.
Author:
Lundin, Stephen C.
Author:
Strand, Phillip
Author:
Strand, Philip
Publisher:
Hyperion Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Leadership
Subject:
Human Resources & Personnel Management
Subject:
Careers
Subject:
Personnel management
Subject:
Employment
Subject:
Customer services
Subject:
Success in business
Subject:
Employee motivation
Subject:
Organizational change
Subject:
Consumer satisfaction
Subject:
Business & Economics
Subject:
Job satisfaction
Subject:
Morale
Subject:
Motivation.
Subject:
Attitude.
Subject:
Organizational Innovation.
Subject:
Careers - General
Subject:
Motivational
Subject:
Business Writing
Subject:
Customer Service
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series Volume:
#06
Publication Date:
20020431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 11.2 oz
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 176 pages Hyperion Books - English 9780786868681 Reviews:
"Review" by , "FISH! shows you how changing your attitude lets you enjoy your work and your life. Hook into it. It?s quite a catch!"
"Review" by , "I guarantee that every manager will benefit from FISH! because it will not only increase employee retention, it will motivate people to take pride in what they do."
"Synopsis" by , Fish! told the story of a fictional company which transformed itself by applying lessons learned from Seattles famous Pike Place Fish market. Now, with Fish! Tales, readers can learn how real-life businesses and individuals energized their workplaces--and their lives--by implementing the lessons from Fish! Best of all, the book stands on its own for newcomers to the Fish! philosophy.

Fish! Tales focuses on diverse companies, such as a bustling Sprint regional customer service center, a quiet neuro-surgical unit at a major hospital, and a brilliant car dealership. It features dozens of short takesquick and easy ways to apply the Fish! philosophy right now. And it includes a detailed program with specific steps and action plans.
"Synopsis" by , The "offishial" follow-up to the bestseller "Fish!, Fish! Tales" offers exciting, dramatic, real-life stories of how companies and individuals apply the "fish philosophy" to boost morale and improve the quality of business and life.
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